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Dr Dharmesh Anand

Consultant Cardiologist

Dr Dharmesh Anand

Dr Dharmesh Anand is Consultant Cardiologist at the Mater Hospital and a Senior Staff Specialist at the Townsville Hospital. He joined TTH in 2010. Dr Anand graduated with Honours from Patna University, India. He obtained postgraduate qualification in General Medicine and then trained in Cardiology at one of India’s premier cardiac centres, the Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi. He worked as Consultant Cardiologist in India and Bahrain, before moving to Australia in 2007. During the course of his Fellowship in Australia he worked at the St. George Hospital in Sydney and the Wollongong Hospital before settling in Townsville.

Dr Anand is vastly experienced and has been offering private consultation in the Townsville region since 2013. His areas of interest are clinical cardiology, echocardiography, valvular heart disease, heart failure and cardiac rehabilitation. He is highly proficient in Echocardiography (2D & 3D Transthoracic and Transoesophageal Echocardiography). Additionally, his special skills include Exercise and Dobutamine Stress Echocardiography. He also regularly preforms coronary angiograms. Dr Anand is trained in CT Coronary Angiography at the UCLA Medical Centre in Los Angles.

Dr Anand takes keen interest in teaching (especially clinical cardiology) and research. He is Supervisor for Advanced Cardiology Training. He is an Adjunct Senior Clinical Lecturer at James Cook University.