MQ Health - Macquarie University

Clinical programs

Cardiovascular and Respiratory

Cardiovascular and lung disease are two of the leading causes of death and disability in Australia. MQ Health’s cardiovascular and respiratory physicians and surgeons provide holistic care to prevent, treat and slow the progression of these diseases. Our team in the Cardiovascular and Respiratory Program has expertise in minimally invasive interventions and groundbreaking technologies, such as Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI).

Program head

Dr Jason Kaplan

Nurse lead

Ms Punyavathi Paturi

Clinical disciplines

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiothoracic surgery
  • Respiratory medicine
  • Vascular medicine and surgery