Biography

Dr Nick Aroney is an Interventional and Structural Cardiologist located in Queensland. He has clinical interests in percutaneous coronary intervention, transcatheter aortic valve implantation, cardiac 3D modelling and printing, and congenital heart disease.

Dr Aroney graduated from Griffith University with First-Class Honours before completing specialty cardiology training at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s and Prince Charles Hospi Read More...

Procedures & Conditions

Procedures Performed
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO) Closure
  • Atrial Septal Defects (ASD) Closure
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA) Closure
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI)
  • Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI)
  • Cardiac 3D Modelling
  • Cardiac 3D Printing
Conditions Treated
  • Structural Heart Diseases
  • Congenital Heart Diseases
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Coronary Artery Diseases

Experience

  • Consultant Interventional Cardiologist
    St Vincent's Private Hospital Northside 2021 - Present
  • Consultant Interventional Cardiologist
    Mater Public and Private Hospitals 2021 - Present
  • Consultant Interventional Cardiologist
    Queensland Cardiology 2021 - Present
  • Associate Lecturer
    University of Queensland Present
  • Coronary and Structural Heart Fellowship
    The Prince Charles Hospital 2018 - 2020
  • Structural Heart Fellow
    Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital, London 2020 - 2021

Memberships

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

Research & Publications

Publications

1. Crowhurst, J. & Savage, Michael & Hay, Karen & Murdoch, Dale & Aroney, Nicholas & Dautov, Rustem & Walters, Darren & Raffel, Owen. (2021). Impact of Patient BMI on Patient and Operator Radiation Dose During Percutaneous Coronary Intervention. Heart, Lung and Circulation. 10.1016/j.hlc.2021.08.019.

2. Patterson, Tiffany & Hurrell, Harriet & Lee, Jack & Esposito, Giulia & Dutta, Utkarsh & Grapsa, Julia & Aroney, Nicholas & Ahmed-Jushuf, Fiyyaz & Allen, Christopher & Rajani, Ronak & Preston, Rebecca & Young, Christopher & Lucchese, Gianluca & Parmar, Kiran & Hunt, Beverley & Prendergast, Bernard & Redwood, Simon. (2021). Coagulation derangement and risk factors for valve thrombosis following transcatheter aortic valve implantation. Open Heart. 8. e001496. 10.1136/openhrt-2020-001496.

3. Aroney, Nicholas & Rajani, Ronak & Patterson, Tiffany & Allen, Christopher & Gill, Harminder & Grapsa, Julia & Hancock, Jane & Prendergast, Bernard & Redwood, Simon. (2021). “Gazing Into the Abyss”. JACC: Case Reports. 3. 10.1016/j.jaccas.2021.05.007.

4. Grapsa, Julia & Patterson, Tiffany & Ghosh, Michael & Hurrell, Harriet & Demir, Zilan & Allen, Christopher & Aroney, Nicholas & Lucchese, Gianluca & Young, Christopher & Hancock, Jane & Rajani, Ronak & Redwood, Simon & Prendergast, Bernard. (2021). TAVR IN A PATIENT WITH SEVERE AORTIC REGURGITATION AND PANCYTOPENIA, AS A LIFESAVING PROCEDURE. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 77. 2991. 10.1016/S0735-1097(21)04346-1.

5. Aroney, Nicholas & Patterson, Tiffany & Allen, Christopher & Redwood, Simon & Prendergast, Bernard. (2021). Neurocognitive Status after Aortic Valve Replacement: Differences between TAVI and Surgery. Journal of Clinical Medicine. 10. 1789. 10.3390/jcm10081789.

6. Patterson, Tiffany & Allen, Christopher & Aroney, Nicholas & Redwood, Simon & Prendergast, Bernard. (2020). The Future of Transcatheter Interventions. JACC: Case Reports. 2. 2281-2282. 10.1016/j.jaccas.2020.10.001.

7. Crowhurst, J. & Whitby, Mark & Aroney, Nicholas & Dautov, Rustem & Walters, Darren & Raffel, Owen. (2020). Primary operator radiation dose in the cardiac catheter laboratory. The British Journal of Radiology. 93. 20200018. 10.1259/bjr.20200018.

8. Aroney, Nicholas & Markham, Ryan & Putrino, Anthony & Crowhurst, J. & Wall, Douglas & Scalia, Gregory & Walters, Darren. (2019). Three-dimensional printed cardiac fistulae: a case series. European Heart Journal – Case Reports. 3. 10.1093/ehjcr/ytz060.

9. Aroney, Nicholas & Putrino, Anthony & Scalia, Greg & Walters, Darren. (2018). 3D printed cardiac fistula: Guiding percutaneous structural intervention. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions. 92. 10.1002/ccd.27786.

10. Markham, Ryan & Kyranis, Stephen & Aroney, Nicholas & Lau, Katherine & Poon, Karl & Scalia, Gregory & Walters, Darren. (2018). Transcatheter mitral valve intervention: an emerging treatment for mitral regurgitation: Transcatheter mitral valve intervention. Internal Medicine Journal. 48. 382-390. 10.1111/imj.13750.

11. Aroney, Nicholas & Webber, M. & Markham, Ryan & Kyranis, S. & Mishra, Akshay & Walters, D.. (2018). Brachial Artery Left Main Coronary Rota: Percutaneous Coronary Intervention With Percutaneous Balloon Aortic Valvuloplasty. Heart, Lung and Circulation. 27. S439-S440. 10.1016/j.hlc.2018.06.896.

12. Aroney, Nicholas & Webber, M. & Markham, Ryan & Kyranis, S. & Radford, Dorothy & Putrino, A. & Scalia, G. & Walters, D.. (2018). Percutaneous Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve Implantation in Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Dysfunction in Adult Congenital Heart Disease: First Reported Australian Single-Centre Experience. Heart, Lung and Circulation. 27. S467. 10.1016/j.hlc.2018.06.963.

13. Kyranis, S. & Markham, Ryan & Webber, M. & Aroney, Nicholas & Savage, Michael & Raffel, C.. (2018). The Obesity Paradox: Do Super Obese Patients Have Less Coronary Artery Disease?. Heart, Lung and Circulation. 27. S483. 10.1016/j.hlc.2018.06.998.

14. Kyranis, S. & Markham, Ryan & Webber, M. & Aroney, Nicholas & Walters, D.. (2018). Percutaneous Versus Surgical Repair of Paravalvular Leak: First Reported Australian Experience. Heart, Lung and Circulation. 27. S468. 10.1016/j.hlc.2018.06.964.

15. Kyranis, S. & Markham, Ryan & Aroney, Nicholas & Webber, M. & Savage, Michael & Lee, W. & Whitby, M. & Walters, D. & Crowhurst, J.. (2018). Radiation Exposure in Emergency Percutaneous Coronary Intervention. Heart, Lung and Circulation. 27. S473. 10.1016/j.hlc.2018.06.976.

16. Webber, M. & Markham, Ryan & Aroney, Nicholas & Kyranis, S. & Walters, D.. (2018). Rheolytic Thrombectomy Using Angiojet in the Treatment of an Occluded Aneurysmal Right Coronary Artery With Heavy Thrombus Burden Causing ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction. Heart, Lung and Circulation. 27. S476. 10.1016/j.hlc.2018.06.983.

17. Aroney, Nicholas & Lwin, Moh & Maxwell, R. & Chan, Wandy & Scalia, G. & Radford, Dorothy & Haqqani, Haris. (2018). Ventricular Tachycardia in a Grossly Enlarged Ebstein’s Right Ventricle: Challenges in Immediate and Long-Term Management. Heart, Lung and Circulation. 27. S407. 10.1016/j.hlc.2018.06.820.

18. Kyranis, S. & Markham, Ryan & Webber, M. & Aroney, Nicholas & Dautov, R.. (2018). Air Embolism in Anterior ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction. Heart, Lung and Circulation. 27. S435. 10.1016/j.hlc.2018.06.885.

19. Aroney, Nicholas & Murdoch, Dale & Markham, Ryan & Grisanti, Cassie & Savage, Michael & Poon, Karl & Raffel, C. & Zhang, M. & Walters, D.. (2018). The Guideliner Catheter: Upfront Versus Escalation Strategy. Heart, Lung and Circulation. 27. S482. 10.1016/j.hlc.2018.06.995.

20. Aroney, Nicholas & Markham, Ryan & Kyranis, S. & Putrino, A. & Crowhurst, J. & Scalia, G. & Walters, D.. (2018). Three-dimensional Printing in Perioperative Planning of Percutaneous Transeptal Transcatheter Mitral Valve-in-Valve with Reverse-Loop Entry. Heart, Lung and Circulation. 27. S429. 10.1016/j.hlc.2018.06.873.

21. Markham, Ryan & Lau, K. & Savage, Michael & Aroney, Nicholas & Kyranis, S. & Scalia, G. & Walters, D.. (2018). Massive Preprocedural Mitral Annular Area Derived by Three-Dimensional Transoesophageal Echocardiography Predicts Late Mitral Regurgitation After Mitraclip. Heart, Lung and Circulation. 27. S461-S462. 10.1016/j.hlc.2018.06.948.

22. Mengel, C. & Tatavarty, Sameer & Gluer, R. & Aroney, Nicholas & Murdoch, Dale & Bell, Brendan & Walters, D.. (2017). Successful STEMI Thrombolysis Post Reversal of Dabigatran (Pradaxa®). Heart, Lung and Circulation. 26. S234. 10.1016/j.hlc.2017.06.440.

23. Aroney, Nicholas & Tatavarty, Sameer & Mengel, C. & Walters, D. & Burstow, Darryl. (2017). When the TAVI Stops Humming – An Indicator for Thrombus. Heart, Lung and Circulation. 26. S278. 10.1016/j.hlc.2017.06.542.

24. Aroney, Nicholas & Daniele, L. & Walters, D.. (2017). 3D Printed Coronary Fistulae–A Quaternary Hospital’s Experience. Heart, Lung and Circulation. 26. S65-S66. 10.1016/j.hlc.2017.06.053.

25. Aroney, Nicholas & Tatavarty, Sameer & Murdoch, Dale & Hamilton-Craig, Christian & Wong, Yee Weng. (2017). Rapid Septal Thickening and Coronary Fistulae – An Atypical Presentation of Apical Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy. Heart, Lung and Circulation. 26. S110. 10.1016/j.hlc.2017.06.154.

26. Lau, K. & Latona, Jilani & Aroney, Nicholas & Horvath, R. & Walters, D. & Burstow, Darryl. (2017). Infective Endocarditis of the Mitral Valve in a Patient with Congenital RCA to LV Fistula. Heart, Lung and Circulation. 26. S325. 10.1016/j.hlc.2017.06.656.

27. Aroney, Nicholas & Lau, Katherine & Daniele, Luca & Burstow, Darryl & Walters, Darren. (2017). Three-dimensional printing: to guide management of a right coronary artery to left ventricular fistula. European heart journal cardiovascular Imaging. 19. 10.1093/ehjci/jex317.

28. Cohen, R. & Aroney, Nicholas & Blenkhorn, A. & Cross, J.. (2016). The Incidence of Left Atrial Appendage Thrombus in Warfarin Versus Noacs Prior to Transoesophageal Echocardiogram Guided Cardioversion. Heart, Lung and Circulation. 25. S279-S280. 10.1016/j.hlc.2016.06.654.

29. Aroney, Nicholas & Ure, Stewart & White, Hayden & Sane, Sunil. (2015). Recurrent undifferentiated shock: Idiopathic Systemic Capillary Leak Syndrome. Clinical Case Reports. 3. 10.1002/ccr3.280.

 

 

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