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GenesisCare (formerly HeartCare WA)

Message from GenesisCare: Please rest assured that our cardiology centres are open and we have implemented measures to make sure you can access the care you need and limit your risk to COVID-19. The safety of our patients and staff is our top priority.

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18 Practice Locations

At GenesisCare we bring together the right people, the best technology and the latest techniques to ensure each person we treat gets the best possible outcome.

We provide a comprehensive set of cardiology tests and services which means you don’t …


  • Prof David Joseph

    Radiation Oncologist Albany

    Special Interests

    Gastro intestinal, neurological, and head and neck.

  • Dr Matthew Erickson

    Cardiologist (Heart Specialist) Murdoch · Nedlands

    Special Interests

    Assessment and management of chest pain, heart failure management, echocardiography and coronary stenting/revascularisation.

  • Dr Gerald Yong

    Cardiologist (Heart Specialist) Perth · Murdoch

    Special Interests

    Assessment of ischemia, structural heart disease, coronary revascularisation.

  • Prof. David Playford

    Cardiologist (Heart Specialist) Perth

    Special Interests

    General cardiology, cardiac risk assessment, breathlessness and pulmonary hypertension, heart failure and valvular heart disease.

  • Dr Kasri Rahim

    Radiation Oncologist Greenfields

    Special Interests

    Gynaecological, stereotactic ablative body Radiotherapy (SABR) and stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS).

  • Dr Ben King

    Cardiologist (Heart Specialist) Success · Nedlands · Port Hedland · Karratha · Greenfields · Yokine

    Special Interests

    Arrhythmias/ Electrophysiology & Pacing

  • Dr Pradyot Saklani

    Cardiologist (Heart Specialist) Murdoch · Perth · Greenfields · Nedlands

    Special Interests

    Cardiac Rhythm Disorders, Complex Ablations of Diverse Arrhythmias including Atrial Fibrillation, Implantation of Pacemakers, Defibrillators and Cardiac Re-Synchronisation Devices; Diagnosis and Management of Hereditary Rhythm Disorders.

  • Dr Isabel Tan

    Cardiologist (Heart Specialist) Nedlands · Midland · Joondalup · Perth

    Special Interests

    Cardiac Rhythm Disturbances, Electrophysiology Studies, Radiofrequency Ablations, Device-Based Management with Pacemakers, Defibrillators and Cardiac Resynchronisation.

  • Dr Peter Purnell

    Cardiologist (Heart Specialist) Joondalup

    Special Interests

    Heart Failure, Coronary Disease, Valvular Heart Disease, Heart Failure Patient Evaluation and Normal Ejection Fraction.

  • Dr Donald Latchem

    Cardiologist (Heart Specialist) Nedlands · Murdoch · Greenfields

    Special Interests

    Management of Acute Coronary Syndromes and Interventional Cardiology.

  • Dr Randall Hendriks

    Cardiologist (Heart Specialist) Bunbury · Murdoch · Dunsborough

    Special Interests

    Interventional Cardiology (Angioplasty, Stent Implantation, Intravascular Ultrasound, Rotational Atherectomy, PFO and ASD Closure) and Management of Acute Coronary Syndromes.

  • Dr Alan Whelan

    Cardiologist (Heart Specialist) Kalamunda · Greenfields · Murdoch

    Special Interests

    Angioplasty & Stenting

  • Dr Vincent Paul

    Cardiologist (Heart Specialist) Murdoch · Bunbury · Kalamunda

    Special Interests

    Management of Arrhythmias and Pacemakers/Defibrillators, Pacing and Electrophysiology.

  • Dr Mark Nidorf

    Cardiologist (Heart Specialist) Greenfields · Murdoch · Perth · Joondalup · Yokine

    Special Interests

    Echocardiography and the Management of Coronary Disease.

  • Dr Xiao-Fang Xu

    Cardiologist (Heart Specialist) Murdoch

    Special Interests

    Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation, Percutaneous Structural Heart Disease Management and Left Atrial Appendage Occluders, Valvular Diseases, Transthoracic/Transoesophageal/Stress Echocardiography; Coronary Angiography and Pacing.

  • Dr Mark Ireland

    Cardiologist (Heart Specialist) Margaret River · Midland · Perth

    Special Interests

    Ischaemic Heart Disease and Heart Failure.

  • Dr Nigel Sinclair

    Cardiologist (Heart Specialist) Karratha · Albany · Denmark

    Special Interests

    Angioplasty and Stenting

  • Dr Stefan Buchholz

    Cardiologist (Heart Specialist) Bunbury · Busselton · Manjimup

    Special Interests

    Heart Failure, Cardiomyopathy and Valvular Heart Disease.

  • Dr Allison Morton

    Cardiologist (Heart Specialist) Bunbury · Manjimup

    Special Interests

    Angioplasty & Stenting

  • Prof Peter Thompson

    Cardiologist (Heart Specialist) Bunbury · Busselton

    Special Interests

    Acute Coronary Syndromes and Prevention of Atherosclerosis; Community Control of Coronary Heart Disease.

Frequently asked questions

For a list of services we offer at HeartCare, please see our Procedures and Testing page or you can Contact Us.

If you have chest pain you MUST seek medical advice.

If you have severe chest pain, then you should ring an Ambulance – dial' 000' for an ambulance or attend your nearest emergency department

  • You will be asked which service you require – Ambulance, Fire or Police.
  • Nominate – Ambulance.
  • You will need to tell them your address and the nearest corner.
  • State that you have chest pain.
  • Stay in a semi-reclined position while awaiting the ambulance.

It is advisable to use an ambulance if in the metropolitan area, and not drive yourself.

Yes, in most circumstances, for your initial contact with HeartCare you will need a valid referral. Whilst this referral remains valid for a finite amount of time (see below), you will be able to access procedures and tests requested by your referring doctor and/or requested by the specialist you see. It is essential to have a valid referral to be able to claim a rebate from Medicare Australia.

A referral from a specialist only remains current for 3 months. A referral from a General Practitioner remains current for 12 months, unless otherwise specified by your GP.

We would prefer to receive all referrals prior to your appointment. At the very latest, we will require the referral at the time of your appointment.

For information regarding our billing policy and Medicare and private health claiming, please visit out Payments section.