Dr Anil Prabhu is a Cardiothoracic Surgeon located at The Prince Charles Hospital and St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital.

Dr Prabhu has sub-specialty interest in coronary surgery including off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting, valvular surgery including valve repairs, atrial fibrillation surgery and aortic root and arch surgery. He also performs surgery for heart failure including mechanical circulatory devices and heart transplantation, as well as adult congenital heart surgery having worked extensively in children’s heart surgery previously.

He trained in adult cardiothoracic and children’s heart surgery in Bangalore, India and afterwards moved to Australia completing fellowships in Adelaide and Brisbane. He has now been practising cardiac surgery for the last 15 years and is actively involved with teaching and research through the Royal College of Surgeons and The Prince Charles Hospital. He privately consults at the Brisbane Heart and Lung Surgery at St Andrew’s Place.


Procedures & Conditions

Procedures Performed
  • Coronary Surgery
  • Off Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting
  • Valvular Surgery
  • Valve Repairs
  • Atrial Fibrillation Surgery
  • Aortic Root and Arch Surgery
Conditions Treated
  • Lung Cancer
  • Valvular Heart Disease


  • Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon
    St Andrew's War Memorial Hospital Present
  • Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon
    The Prince Charles Hospital Present
  • Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon
    Brisbane Heart and Lung Surgery, St Andrew’s Place Present


Professional Memberships and Affiliations
  • Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS)