About

Han is a cardiologist and electrophysiologist with a special interest in heart rhythm disorders. Han has extensive experience in the areas of catheter ablation for complex cardiac arrhythmias and device implantations. He is a recipient of the Parmley Prize from the American College of Cardiology for his PhD research into stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation. Under a NHMRC fellowship, Han trained with Professor Michel Hassaguerre in France, a leading pioneer in AF ablation. Han holds public appointments at Austin Health and Northern Health. His research interests include the latest ablation techniques for AF, and stroke prevention in AF.

Epworth hospital locations

Hospital

Epworth Eastern

Hospital

Epworth Richmond

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Union Road Specialist Centre

203 Union Road
Surrey Hills VIC 3127

Consulting Location

Specialist Consulting Rooms

Suite 4 25-29 Prospect Street
Box Hill VIC 3128

Special interests

  • Electrophysiology - Management of Heart Rhythm Disorders. eg. SVT, AF, PVCs, VT, Syncope
  • Device Implantations - Pacemakers, Defibrillators, Cardiac Resynchronisation Therapy
  • Catheter Ablation for Arrhythmias - eg. SVT, Atrial Flutter, Atrial Fibrillation, PVCs, VT

Education and training

  • Supervision of Cardiology and Electrophysiology Fellows (Austin Health)
  • Teaching and Supervision of Registrars, Fellows and Medical Students

Research

  • NHMRC (National Health and Medical Research Council) Medical Postgraduate Scholarship
  • Thrombogenesis in AF - Parmley Prize, American College of Cardiology, 2012
  • Mapping Human AF - Samuel A. Levine Young Investigator Award Finalist, American Heart Association, 2014

Qualifications

  • MBBS, University of Melbourne, 2001
  • PhD, University of Adelaide
  • FRACP
  • FESC

Professional Associations

  • European Society of Cardiology
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.