Biography

Dr Sharad Shetty is an Interventional Cardiologist based in Western Australia. He is a Consultant Cardiologist and Director of Cardiology training at Fiona Stanley Hospital and a consultant Cardiologist at Hollywood Private Hospital.

He completed his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery before completing Interventional Cardiology training at the Royal Perth and Royal Melbourne Hospitals. Following this, he obtained a Fellowship in Vascular and Cardiac Interventional at the Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston, USA.

Dr Shetty has over 15 years of experience in Interventional Cardiology. He was part of the team that performed the very first Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI) procedure in Western Australia in 2009 and has been involved with the procedure over the past decade.  He also performed the first Renal denervation (RDN) in procedure in Western Australia and subsequently trained and proctored a number of other cardiologists in Australia and internationally in this procedure. He was also the first to perform the TIVUS Ultrasound based RDN in the world.

He has a strong interest in research around emerging technologies and regularly speaks at domestic and international conferences and events. He is also the WA representative of the Interventional cardiology representative of the  Cardiac Society of Australia and NZ.

Please contact Jennifer.tuner2@health.wa.gov.au for more information on Dr Sharad Shetty.

Procedures & Conditions

Procedures Performed
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI)
  • Coronary Intervention
  • PFO Closure
  • Renal Denervation
Conditions Treated
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Coronary Artery Disease

Experience

  • Director of Cardiology Training, Consultant Cardiologist
    Fiona Stanley Hospital Present
  • Consultant Cardiologist
    Perth Cardiovascular Institute Present
  • Consultant Cardiologist
    Hollywood Private Hospital Present
  • Interventional Cardiology Fellowship
    Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA 2005 - 2006

Memberships & Awards

Professional Memberships and Affiliations
  • Fellow of the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand

  • Organising Committee for ANZET (Australia New Zealand Endovascular Therapies) Meeting

  • Co-course director for the Essentials Percutaneous Interventions Course (EPIC) for training of Interventional Cardiologists

  • WA Representative of the Interventional Council of the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand

Awards
  • Gold Medallist in General Medicine as well as Cardiology University exit exams (Mumbai University)

Videos

Diagnosis of aortic stenosis, quality of life and healthcare implications
Symptoms and treatment options of aortic stenosis, TAVI considerations
An overview of TAVI and the patient journey with the structural heart team