• Cardiology
  • General cardiology, Interventional

Areas of Interest


Interventional Cardiologist with a special clinical interests in coronary intervention.A/Prof David Eccleston expertise and dedication to optimising patient outcomes has underpinned decades of caring for patients within clinical work and also his recent appointment as the Australian Clinical Research Services Director with Genesis HeartCare Cardiovascular Research.Originally, David trained in Sydney and at Royal Perth Hospital before completing a twoyear Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology and basic research in vascular biology at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, USA. After working as an interventional cardiologist and Director of the Coronary Care Unit at Fremantle Hospital, David took up appointments as an Interventional Cardiologist at the Royal Melbourne and Western Hospitals in 1997. He subsequently attained a Masters degree in Clinical Epidemiology and became a Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Melbourne where he plays an active role in the development of future generations of physicians.David's interests include complex coronary angioplasty, intravascular ultrasound and research in the areas of acute coronary syndromes and angioplasty outcomes databases.

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Richmond


Epworth Eastern

Consulting locations

Consulting Location


481 Whitehorse Road
Balwyn VIC 3103

Consulting Location


Level 4, Suite 22
Royal Parade
Parkville VIC 3052

Consulting Location


Level 1, Suites 8-10
20 Scholar Drive
Bundoora VIC 3083


  • MBBS Sydney 1984
  • FRACP 1992
  • MMed Sci 2002

Professional Associations

  • AMA
  • FACC

Public Appointments

  • Royal Melbourne Hospital