Mr John Goldblatt is a Cardiothoracic Surgeon based in Melbourne, Victoria. He is a consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne Private Hospital, Epworth Hospital in Richmond, and St. Vincent’s Private Hospital in Fitzroy.

John began his tertiary education in South Africa, where he was born before moving to Melbourne Australia to finish his training and education at the University of Melbourne and Royal Melbourne Hospital. During his further training years, John worked across a number of Hospitals in Victoria including the Royal Melbourne, Alfred, Epworth and Ballarat Base Hospitals. Following this, John completed his fellowship of Cardiothoracic Surgery and Surgical Arrhythmia’s, which included fifteen months at the Barnes Hospital, Washington University Medical Centre in St. Louis, Missouri.

Mr Goldblatt is on the Royal Melbourne Hospital Heart Team for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI) procedures and is a proctor for the Edwards Lifesciences Transapical TAVI. He also has an active role in teaching registrars and residents including individual tutorials and skills sessions, as well as student teaching at the University of Melbourne.

Mr Goldblatt has contributed his knowledge and experience to various publications, presentations and research. His special interest areas include clinical research in all areas of adult cardiac surgery, ATS valve, off-pump coronary surgery, cardiac surgery and octogenarians, rapid deployment aortic valve and minimally invasive AVR via right anterior thoracotomy.


* This physician is currently not participating in the Hope For Hearts program. This profile was created using publically available information.