Mr Michael Yii graduated with honours from St Vincents Hospital Melbourne and commenced his cardiothoracic surgical training at the Royal Postgraduate Medical School in London where he also completed his Masters of Surgery. He completed his Fellowship at the Royal Children Hospital in Melbourne and the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, USA and was the acting Director of Cardiothoracic Surgery at St Vincents Hospital Melbourne. He is a visiting professor at the Fuwai Central China Cardiovascular Hospital in Zhengzhou, Henan Province PRC as well as University of Medicine1, Yangoon, Myanmar.

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Eastern

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Epworth Eastern Specialist Centre

Level 1, Suite 11 120 Thames Street
Box Hill North VIC 3129

Special interests

  • Arterial Grafting
  • Valve surgery (replacement and repairs)
  • Aortic surgery
  • Arrhythmia surgery/Pacing(Implant and Explant)
  • Heart failure


  • Clinical trials, heart failure and AF surgery


  • MBBS University of Melbourne 1990
  • MS University of Melbourne 1999
  • FRCS (Eng)

Professional Associations

  • Society of Thoracic Surgeons
  • Australia and New Zealand Society of Cardiothoracic Surgeons
  • Cardiac Society of Australia
  • Asia Pacific Valve Repair Group
  • Asia Pacific Heart Rhythm Society
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.