Andrew Cochrane is an experienced cardiothoracic surgeon who has worked in Melbourne, Brisbane and the UK. He worked at the Royal Childrens Hospital for 13 years, and has worked at Monash Medical Centre and at Epworth HealthCare for over 10 years. Andrew has had extensive involvement with overseas charitable surgical teams in the Pacific and in East Timor, and has received the Order of Australia (AM) for that work. He is an editor for Heart, Lung & Circulation journal.

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Eastern

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Epworth Eastern

Suite 13 1 Arnold Street
Box Hill VIC 3128

Special interests

  • Adult cardiac surgery - CABG, aortic and mitral valve
  • Adult Congenital cardiac surgery
  • Thoracic surgery lung cancer, pleural disease and VATS, chest wall deformities


  • MBBS
  • FRACS (General Surgery)
  • FRCS (CTh)
  • B.Comm (Melb)
  • MPH, MBA (Monash) and M.Surg.

Professional Associations

  • Australian & NZ Society of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgeons
  • AMA
  • RACS
  • Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand
  • Society of Thoracic Surgeons (USA)
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.