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Dr Nazar Bilgrami

Consultant Cardiologist

Dr Nazar Bilgrami is a Cardiologist based in Melbourne. Dr Bilgrami sees patients with all types of heart conditions including valvular heart diseases, general cardiology, coronary artery disease, cardiovascular risk assessment, and heart failure.

For information on consulting locations and making an appointment, please contact our office at Heart of Melbourne.

PROFILE

Dr Bilgrami is a senior cardiologist, previously held key appointments in overseas institutions. He also has a current public appointment at Austin Health, and teaches at the University of Melbourne.

 

Dr Bilgrami undertook advanced training in clinical cardiology in London, an Interventional Fellowship at Flinder’s Medical Centre in Adelaide, and more recently has returned to Australia as a Heart Failure Fellow at Austin Health.

 

He is also trained in Cardiac Imaging (Echocardiography, Cardiac CT and Cardiac MRI) as well as Electrophysiology (including arrhythmia management, pacemaker and ICD implantation). He is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology.

Qualifications

Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)

Doctor of Medicine, India (MD)

Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (FACC)

Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP)

Postgraduate Diploma Cardiology, London (D.Card)

Dr Bilgrami is affiliated with the following hospitals:

 

  • Austin Health, Heidelberg

 
SPECIAL INTERESTS AND SERVICES

  • General and Clinical Cardiology

  • Shortness of breath

  • Palpitations

  • Acute Coronary Syndrome

  • Heart failure

  • Hypertension

  • Syncope

 
REFERRALS & FEES

Dr Bilgrami does not routinely bulk bill, however he discounts for pensioners and healthcare cardholders. You do not need to have private health insurance for an appointment. 

You can only obtain the Medicare refund if you have been referred by another medical practitioner so please bring along your referral with you on the day.

Private Hospital Care

Dr Bilgrami participates in the 'No-GAP' cover with most of the private health insurance companies. This means that any ‘out of pocket’ doctor’s fees for your medical care in a private hospital will be kept to a minimum. Our office will provide further details at the time of your admission.