About

Dr Appelbe is a cardiologist with special interest in echocardiography, particularly valvular heart disease. He graduated in 1983 and completed undergraduate training at the Royal Melbourne and Alfred hospitals before spending two years at Emory University in USA doing post graduate training and research in echocardiography. He has been part of the Geelong medical community for over 20 years and introduced stress echo and transoesophageal echo to Geelong.

Qualifications

  • MBBS
  • FRACP
  • FCSANZ

Professional Associations

Special interests

  • Echocardiography and valvular heart disease

Education and training

Research

Epworth hospital locations

Hospital

Epworth Geelong

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Heart Health Geelong
Suite 6.7
1 Epworth Place
Waurn Ponds
VIC
3216
Clinical institute

Cardiac Sciences Clinical Institute

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A/Prof Ronald Dick
Director
The institute is committed to the care of patients with cardiac disease and provides the highest standards in investigation and management to ensure a speedy and effective recovery process.