Heart HQ

For referrers

Trust and communication. We know how important these factors are when you refer a patient to Heart HQ.


07 5414 1100

GP priority line

07 5414 1190

This line is only to be used by GPs. Operates Mon-Fri, 9am–5pm

24/7 Interventional Cardiologist hotline

07 5414 1146

This line is for emergency use only, for GPs, hospitals and ambulances.



Refer with confidence

Trust and communication. We know how important these factors are when you refer a patient to Heart HQ. Our promise to you is that we will do everything in our power to earn and maintain your trust in our services, and will be available at all times to manage and share all relevant patient information.

We accept all cardiac related referrals from our GP and Emergency Physician colleagues, and offer a 365/24/7 on-call private cardiology service to the entire Sunshine Coast area and surrounds.

Hospital admissions are accepted at Sunshine Coast University Hospital and Buderim Private Hospital.

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Specialist people for specialist problems

Not sure which of the Heart HQ cardiologists might be best placed to care for your patient? Each of our cardiologists has specialised skills, deep experience and expert training in various areas of cardiac care. Check out our specialist bios in the link below.

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Upcoming events

Latest news

Be heart attack aware this World Heart Day

In Australia, around 375,000 people will have a heart attack at some time in their life. While the number of people who die from a heart attack is on the decline, around 19 Australians suffer a fatal heart attack every

Women and cardiovascular disease – what you need to know

Did you know that three out of 10 Australian women will die from cardiovascular disease? Or that half a million Australian women suffer one or more heart, stroke and vascular diseases each year? While these numbers are lower overall than

Echocardiogram and consulting service at Nambour Selangor Private Hospital

Heart HQ provides a cardiology outpatient consultation and transthoracic echocardiogram service at Nambour Selangor Private Hospital. We provide the transthoracic echocardiogram service every Thursday and consultations are available every second Thursday. Patients also have access to a comprehensive range of

COVID-19 and heart disease—all you need to know to protect your heart

Heart Foundation has made a helpful info sheet with insights into protecting your heart health in the COVID-19 era.

200 TAVI procedures on the Sunshine Coast

Heart HQ is helping Sunshine Coast University Private Hospital (SCUPH) expand its structural heart program so locals don’t have to travel to capital cities to access the latest technology. Our team has achieved 200 transcatheter aortic valve (TAVI) procedures since

Should my patient stop their ACE inhibitor/ARB while we battle COVID-19?

We have received many questions from our GPs, specialist colleagues and patients regarding the speculation that patients with COVID-19 who are receiving angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors or angiotensin receptor blockers (ARBs) may be at increased risk for adverse outcomes. What

Patient story: Dr Nanu Grewal

Dr Nanu Grewal shares his story of an unexpected heart attack. The CT calcium score is the international gold standard for predicting heart attacks in people over the age of 50. It’s painless, quick and available through Heart HQ’s

Innovative cardiac procedure improves comfort for Sunshine Coast patients

Heart HQ uses an alternate route to reach blood vessels during cardiac stenting and diagnostic angiography, which investigates abnormalities in the heart. Clinical and interventional cardiologist Dr Stuart Butterly uses distal radial artery access through a small incision at the

Diastolic heart failure

Diastolic dysfunction is widely recognised as a cause of heart failure. An echocardiogram can help confirm the diagnosis. The ASE has provided a handy info sheet for you to learn more about managing diastolic heart failure.

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