Three new cardiac procedures at Wollongong Private

By Lisa Wachsmuth
Updated February 8 2019 - 8:21am, first published 6:45am
Cardiac surgeons Dr Edward Danson and Dr Pratap Shetty, and anaesthetist Dr Shiva Hampasagar, prepare to undertake a new heart procedure on a patient on Friday. Picture: Adam McLean

Illawarra patients suffering complications from conditions like irregular heartbeat or a hole in the heart can now undergo surgery in the region for the first time.



Lisa Wachsmuth

Deputy Editor

Deputy editor and health reporter at the Illawarra Mercury, covering stories in the Wollongong, Shellharbour and Kiama local government areas. For news tips email

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