A.Prof Tony Walton

Tony Walton is a cardiologist based at the Epworth Hospital, with appointments also at the Alfred and Western Hospitals. His training in cardiology was at the Alfred Hospital and further post graduate training in interventional cardiology was undertaken at Stanford University Medical Centre in the USA. He is appointed at The Baker Institute as a Research Fellow.

Specialty and interests
  • General cardiology
  • Renal Denervation for refractory hypertension
  • Interventional cardiology
  • Coronary angioplasty and stents
  • Atrial Septal Defect (ASD) and Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO) closure.
  • Aortic and mitral balloon valvuloplasty.
  • Percutaneous aortic valve replacement
  • Intravascular Ultrasound based research at the Alfred Hospital and Baker Institute
Services offered
  • Renal Denervation
  • Mitraclip
Publications and media

"Melbourne man calls on Health Minister to fund medical device that repaired his heart from life-threatening condition."

Bega District News: "Vic man , Doctor call for heart op funding."

Nine News Sydney on Twitter: "Two major trials published overnight could change the way people at risk of heart failure are treated."

10 year anniversary of the TAVI device Interview

Alfred Hospital trials new alternative to open-heart surgery

Percutaneous Heart Valves: Where are we going? - A/Prof Tony Walton

Channel Seven News item: Core-valve international trial to treat severe aortic stenosis

Using teleconferencing technology to demonstrate procedures

Channel Seven News item: Core-valve international trial to treat severe aortic stenosis

See PubMed website.

 Media Publications list (56 KB)

 New treatment zaps high blood pressure: The Age 31-03-2009 (122 KB)

 Pumped about the new heart aid: Hearld Sun 01-12-2005 (141 KB)

 Risk of stroke slashed : Hearld Sun 31-03-2009 (108 KB)

 TAVI trial low risk patients (30 KB)

Non-Invasive Heart valve surgery : Nine news 28-08-2008

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Locations

Richmond

Epworth Hospital

Suite 6.3, Level 6, 89 Bridge Rd,
Richmond, Vic, 3121
Australia

p: 03 9590 0357
f: 03 9590 0898
reception@vcscardiology.com.au
Glen Waverley

VCS Head Office

Suite 6, 264 Springvale Rd,
Glen Waverley, Vic, 3150
Australia

p: 03 9590 0357
f: 03 9590 0898
reception@vcscardiology.com.au