Dr Stephen Joseph is a Cardiologist with sub-specialty training in Electrophysiology. He has provided heart failure management to patients at Cabrini Hospital for over 10 years now, joining the Wattletree Cardiology practice, located within the hospital, in 2019. He also consults at the Western Health (Footscray and Sunshine Hospitals), The Royal Melbourne Hospital, and Melbourne Private Hospital.

He has a special interest in cardiac rhythm management, arrhythmias, pacemaker and defibrillator implantation, mapping and ablations, as well as, general cardiology including valvular heart disease, coronary artery disease, heart failure and hypertension.

Stephen completed his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery before training in Internal Medicine at The Royal Melbourne Hospital. Following this, he completed specialty cardiology training at St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne and later a Fellowship in Cardiac Pacing and Electrophysiology at the Monash Medical Centre. His training and dedication led him to be awarded a 2-year Fellowship in Electrophysiology and Pacing at the renowned University of California, San Francisco under the guidance of Professor Melvin Scheinman.

Dr Joseph has greatly contributed to teaching undergraduate and graduate medical students and doctors in training. He also has a strong interest in research and has been published in international journals.


Procedures & Conditions

Procedures Performed
  • Pacemaker Implantation
  • Cardiac Defibrillators - ICDs Implantation
  • Bi-ventricular Pacemaker Implantation
  • Mapping and Ablation of Complex Arrhythmias
  • Cardiac Ablations
Conditions Treated
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
  • Ventricular Tachycardia
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Heart Failure
  • Valvular Heart Disease
  • Hypertension


  • Electrophysiologist
    Cabrini Hospital 2009 - Present
  • Electrophysiologist
    Wattletree Cardiology Present
  • Consultant Electrophysiologist
    Western Health (Footscray and Sunshine Hospitals) Present
  • Consultant Electrophysiologist
    The Royal Melbourne Hospital Present
  • Consultant Electrophysiologist
    Melbourne Private Hospital Present
  • Fellowship in EP and Pacing
    University of California, San Francisco
  • Fellowship in Cardiac Pacing and Electrophysiology (EP)
    Monash Medical Centre


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