About us

The cardiovascular system relates to your heart and the blood vessels that move blood around your body. Visit Heart health (Healthy WA) to learn more about how your heart works, heart conditions and treatment.

Our hospital provides a full range of cardiology services including:

  • emergency services
  • a coronary care unit
  • non-invasive and invasive cardiac imaging and testing – read about medical tests to diagnose heart conditions (Healthy WA)
  • coronary and structural heart interventions
  • electrophysiology and pacing
  • advanced cardiac failure management
  • cardiac transplantation.

Located off the pedestrian walkway on level 1, cardiology includes:

  • provision of services for patients with disorders of the heart requiring cardiac investigations and treatment
  • six multidisciplinary outpatient consultation rooms
  • two rooms for stress and exercise testing
  • seven rooms for electroechocardiography (EEG)/holter testing.

Our cardiology service also includes:

  • a 20-bed coronary care unit on level 1 and 24 bed ward on level 4
  • an echocardiography unit with six echocardiogram rooms, a trans-oesophageal echocardiogram room and reporting room
  • interventional cardiology procedures (including the full range of interventional diagnostic and therapeutic procedures) provided in the angiography suite (which has two angiography rooms and two electrophysiology rooms)
  • cardiac rehabilitation services including outpatient rehabilitation programs, telephone rehabilitation and psycho-cardiology programs.

Cardiac patient education programs

Fiona Stanley and Fremantle hospitals offer programs and education sessions to supports patients who have experienced or are at risk of cardiac (heart) conditions.

Find out more about these education programs.