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Dr Nigel Sutherland

Cardiologist & Cardiovascular Imaging Specialist

Dr Nigel Sutherland is a Cardiologist based in Melbourne. Dr Sutherland 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.


Dr Nigel Sutherland completed his medical studies at the University of Melbourne graduating with distinction (MD Distinction). He undertook his specialist cardiology training at The Royal Melbourne Hospital, MonashHeart and Northern Health. He has completed further training in advanced cardiac imaging at Alfred Health including Cardiac CT and Cardiac MRI.

Dr Sutherland has published in peer-reviewed journals and presented at local and international conferences. He holds an appointment at Northern Health. 

His major interests include cardiovascular imaging, heart failure, valvular heart disease, cardiac care of cancer patients and cardiovascular risk prediction.



Doctor of Medicine with Distinction (MD Distinct.)

Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPhysio)

Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP)

Dr Sutherland is affiliated with the following private and public hospitals:


  • The Northern Hospital, Epping

  • Knox Private Hospital, Wantirna

  • Warringal Private Hospital, Heidelberg


  • General and Clinical Cardiology

  • Stress Testing

  • Shortness of breath

  • Heart failure

  • Valvular Heart Disease

  • Cardiac care of cancer patients

  • Cardiovascular risk prediction.

  • Acute Coronary Syndrome

  • Hypertension


Dr Sutherland 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 Sutherland 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.

Referrals & Fees
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