Biography

Dr Jeremy Wright is a Clinical Cardiologist and Echocardiologist located at the Greenslopes Private Hospital and Hearts 1st. He practices clinical cardiology, cardiac catheterisation, and all aspects of echocardiography.

After graduating from the University of Western Australia, Jeremy completed his basic physician and cardiology advanced training at the Royal Perth Hospital. Following this, he completed a fellowship in Echocardiology at Hearts 1st, Greenslopes Private Hospital.

Jeremy completed a second fellowship in cardiac imaging at the Gasthuisberg University Hospital in Leuven, Belgium, training in cardiac magnetic resonance imaging and CT coronary angiography.

Aside from consulting at the Greenslopes Private Hospital and Hearts 1st, Dr Wright also performs CT coronary angiography and cardiac MRI with Queensland X-Ray. He is passionate about providing the highest quality clinical care for his patients.

Procedures & Conditions

Procedures Performed
  • Cardiac Catheterisation
  • Coronary Angiograms
  • Echocardiography
  • Transoesophageal Echocardiography
  • Stress Echocardiography (Exercise and Dobutamine)
  • Comprehensive Transthoracic Echocardiography
  • Exercise ECG
  • Holter Monitoring
  • 24-Hr Ambulatory BP Monitoring
Conditions Treated
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chronic Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Dilated Cardiomyopathy
  • General Cardiology
  • Heart Failure
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  • Ischemic Cardiomyopathy
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Preventative Cardiology
  • Syncope
  • Valvular Heart Disease

Experience

  • Cardiologist
    Hearts 1st, Greenslopes Private Hospital 2008 - Present
  • Cardiac Imaging Fellow
    Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Leuven, Belgium 2007 - 2008
  • Echocardiography Fellow
    Greenslopes Private Hospital 2005 - 2006

Memberships

Professional Memberships and Affiliations
  • Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians

  • Fellow of the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand

  • Member of the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography

  • Member of the ANZ Cardiac MRI Working Group

Research & Publications

Publications

1. Shulman R, Moodley M, Vaishnav M, Wright J. Cardiac Magnetic Resonance with a Conditional Pacemaker at Three Tesla Field Strength. Cardiovascular Imaging Asia in press.

2. Ross J, Ura M, Kruger A, Wright J. Surgical management of mitral valve infective endocarditis with annular abscess and calcification in the setting of a leaking mycotic infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm: a case report. Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery 2014, 9:154

3. Marriott K, Manins V, Forshaw A, Wright J, Pascoe R. Detection of right-to-left atrial communication using agitated saline contrast imaging: experience with 1162 patients and recommendations for echocardiography. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2013 Jan;26(1):96-102.

4. Jellis C, Wright J, Kennedy D, Sacre J, Jenkins C, Haluska B, Martin J, Fenwick J, Marwick TH. Association of imaging markers of myocardial fibrosis with metabolic and functional disturbances in early diabetic cardiomyopathy. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2011 Nov;4(6): 693-702.

5. Wright J, Bogaert J. Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging and ischaemic cardiomyopathies: what are the indications? Presse Med. 2011 Sep;40(9 Pt 2):e379-89.

6. Wright J, Adriaenssens T, Dymarkowski S, Desmet W, Bogaert J. Quantification of myocardial area at risk with T2-weighted CMR. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2009 Jul;2(7):825-31.

7. Wright J, Bogaert J. The role of cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in ischaemic heart disease. Intern Med J. 2009 Sep;39(9):563-73.

8. Ganame J, Wright J, Bogaert J. Cardiac lipoma diagnosed by cardiac magnetic resonance imaging. Epub Eur Heart Journal 2007 Oct 29.

9. Wright JJ, O’Driscoll G. Treatment of Parainfluenza Virus 3 Pneumonia in a Cardiac Transplant Recipient with Intravenous Ribavirin and Methylprednisolone. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2005 Mar;24(3):343-6. Curriculum Vitae – Dr Jeremy J Wright

10. Green DJ, Bilsborough W, Naylor LH, Reed C, Wright J, O’Driscoll G, Walsh JH. Comparison of forearm blood flow responses to incremental handgrip and cycle ergometer exercise; relative contribution of nitric oxide. J Physiol. 2005 Jan 15;562(Pt 2):617-28

11. Cardiac arrhythmia: Antipsychotic-induced arrhythmia. A guide for medical practitioners. Antipsychotic Drug Guidelines July 2003. Western Australian Drugs and Therapeutics Committee, published by the Department of Health

12. Wright JJ, Arnolda LA. Dizziness and Loss of Consciousness: Cardiovascular Causes. Australian Family Physician April 2003, 32:4;207-210.

13. Cooper PB, Pearman JW, Cordova SP, Tenni PC, Rawlins MD, Jenkins BG, Wright JJ, Christiansen KJ. Correlation of prior antibiotic consumption and infection by a single strain of VanB Enterococcus faecium in nephrology and respiratory patients during a hospital outbreak. Australian Society for Antimicrobials Newsletter No. 9 June 2002.

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