Biography

Dr Tony Lai is a Consultant and Interventional Cardiologist with a special interest in the diagnosis and management of coronary artery disease, arrhythmias, heart failure, and valvular heart disease. He also specialises in non-invasive diagnostic cardiac investigations including transthoracic echocardiography, transesophageal echocardiography and cardiac CT angiography.

Dr Lai completed his medical degree at the University of Queensland Read More...

Procedures & Conditions

Procedures Performed
  • Coronary Angiography
  • Coronary Intervention
  • PFO Closure
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI)
  • Percutaneous Aortic Balloon Valvuloplasty
  • Right Heart Study
  • Preoperative Cardiac Assessment
  • Chest Pain Assessment
  • Cardiac CT Angiography
  • Echocardiography
  • Stress Echocardiography
  • Transoesophageal Echocardiography
Conditions Treated
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Structural Heart Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Ischaemic Heart Disease
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Valvular Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease

Experience

  • Consultant Cardiologist Echocardiologist
    Gold Coast Private Hospital; Pindara Private Hospital; John Flynn Private Hospital Present
  • Consultant Cardiologist Echocardiologist
    Gold Coast Heart Centre Present
  • Interventional Cardiology and Cardiac CT Angiography Fellowship
    McMaster University, Canada

Memberships

Professional Memberships and Affiliations
  • 2009

    Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP)

  • 2012

    Fellow of the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand (FCSANZ)

Related Articles

LATEST IN Interventional Cardiologist

The Benefits and Risks of an Angioplasty Procedure The coronary…

LATEST IN Interventional Cardiologist

What is Heart Disease? Heart Disease is also known as…

LATEST IN Interventional Cardiologist

Many patients may be referred for a pacemaker or an…