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.

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Geelong

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Heart Health Geelong

Suite 6.7 1 Epworth Place
Waurn Ponds VIC 3216

Special interests

  • Echocardiography and valvular heart disease


  • MBBS
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.