Dr. Hari Sugumar is a specialist cardiologist and electrophysiologist.

He graduated in medicine from the University of Melbourne in 2005 and completed physician training, specialising in cardiology at Austin Health. He then completed fellowships in procedural electrophysiology at Austin Health, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Alfred Health and overseas at the Royal Jubilee Hospital, Vancouver Island, Canada. He completed his PhD in electrophysiology at the University of Melbourne in the field of atrial fibrillation in heart failure, with publications in many leading heart research journals.

His research interests include paroxysmal and persistent atrial fibrillation (AF) ablation and the impact of AF in heart failure (reduced ejection fraction and preserved ejection fraction).

He is currently practicing at Alfred Health (Arrhythmia Clinic), Epworth Richmond, Warringal and Cabrini Hospitals.

Dr. Sugumar is very approachable and has a patient cantered approach to providing care.

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Richmond

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Melbourne Heart Group

Suite 17 183 Wattletree Rd
Malvern VIC 3144

Consulting Location

Heidelberg Heart Centre

226 Burgundy Street
Heidelberg VIC 3084

Special interests

  • Arrhythmia management, Catheter ablation and implantation of cardiac devices.


  • Atrial fibrillation, Alfred
  • Atrial fibrillation & Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction
  • Atrial fibrillation & Heart failure with reduced ejection fraction
  • Atrial fibrillation & Gender differences in outcome


  • MBBS
  • B Med Sci
  • MPH
  • PhD

Professional Associations

  • AMA
  • Assoc CSANZ
  • HRS
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.