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Dr Viswanathan Venkatachalam

Consultant & Interventional Cardiologist 

Senior Clinical Lecturer and Clinical Supervisor,

Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Macquarie University


VMO, Norwest Private Hospital
VMO, Sydney Adventist Hospital
VMO, Macquarie University Hospital


Having completed cardiology training overseas in 2001, Dr Venkatachalam worked as a consultant cardiologist overseas and completed his Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology at Townsville and Westmead Hospital, as well as the QEII Hospital in Halifax, Canada. 

Dr Venkatachalam has extensive interventional experience both in Austraia and abroad, regularly performing coronary angiograms and angioplasty procedures, utilising both femoral and radial approach techniques. He performs complex interventions involving Rotablation, Intra-vascular Ultrasound, Pressure Wire Studies, Transoesophageal Echocardiograms and Cardioversions.

Dr Venkatachalam consults at our Epping, SAN and Norwest suites and has admission rights at  Norwest Private Hospital, Sydney Adventist Hospital and Macquarie University Hospital.  He is a Senior Clinical Lecturer at Macquarie Unversity Hospital. 

He is fluent in Hindi, Marathi, Tamil and Malayalam.