- Thursday, 08 March 2018
HeartCare Partners’ acknowledges the achievements and services provided by our cardiologists, Dr Julie Humphries, Dr Terri Hall, Dr Michelle Butler and Dr Karen Phillips, and their commitment to high quality patient care.
Dr Julie Humphries
Dr Humphries has expertise in the management of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, diseases of the ascending aorta including Marfan syndrome and bicuspid aortic valve aortopathy, and common adult congenital heart diseases. She is locally and internationally recognised for specialist imaging in LAA appendage occlusion procedures and is involved in the structural heart program at The Prince Charles Hospital. Dr Humphries practices at Greenslopes Private Hospital, and does consulting work at Maryborough and Hervey Bay. She also visits The Prince Charles Hospital on a sessional basis. Read more here.
Dr Terri Hall
Dr Terri Hall is an Honours Graduate of the University of Queensland Medical School, and is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians in Cardiology. She completed her advanced training in Cardiology at the Princess Alexandra Hospital in Brisbane followed by two years of fellowship training dedicated to Advanced Echocardiography. Dr Hall has obtained extensive experience in transthoracic, stress and transoesphageal echocardiography as well as 3D imaging techniques. Dr Hall has been involved and continues to be involved in research related to cardiac imaging and heart failure. Dr Hall consults at Mater Private Clinic, Greenslopes Private Hospital and visits Gladstone. Read more here.
Dr Michelle Butler
Dr Michelle Butler pursued subspecialty training in non-invasive cardiac imaging, completing an imaging fellowship at The Alfred Hospital which encompassed all aspects of echocardiography (transthoracic, transoesphageal and stress echo) as well as training in cardiac MRI and cardiac CT. She has also been involved in cardiac magnetic resonance research. Dr Butler has presented at multiple professional meetings in Australia and the USA. Dr Butler works from the Mater Private Clinic and also consults at Greenslopes Private Hospital. Read more here.
Dr Karen Phillips
Dr Karen Phillips performs a broad range of electrophysiology procedures and cardiac device implantation, with a particular expertise in catheter ablation therapy for atrial fibrillation (AF). She directs the HeartCare Partners AF Centre of Excellence which offers comprehensive treatment for patients with atrial fibrillation. She is a recognised global leader in left atrial appendage occlusion procedures. Dr Phillips consults and performs procedures at Greenslopes Private Hospital and visits Emerald regularly. Read more here.