Peninsula Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Peninsula Private Hospital specialist Palanand Arunothayaraj (Arun)

Dr Palanand Arunothayaraj (Arun)

MBBS, MD (General Medicine), MRCP (UK), FRACP
Background/Training
Dr Arun is a consultant in General Cardiology, with a special interest in Heart Failure and Device Implantation for heart rhythm disorders and heart failure management.
 
Dr Arun undertook advanced training in Cardiology at St Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne and worked as a registrar in Cardiology at South Cleveland Hospital, Middlesbrough, UK and the Aberdeen Royal Infirmary in Scotland before returning to Frankston to undertake his public appointment at Peninsula Health. Dr Arun established his private practice at Peninsula Private Hospital and is well regarded for his management and care of patients in the Frankston and surrounding communities.
 
Along with Dr Arun’s training and wide experience in device implantation in UK and Australia has acquired in-depth practical knowledge in this field. Being a high volume operator in device implants Dr Arun is aware of the difficulties and challenges in device implantation and follow up. A priority in device implantation is optimum patient selection and safe implantation technique to achieve maximum benefit for the patient and minimise complications. Dr Arun likes to share this knowledge with his colleagues and medical practitioners to raise awareness about the benefits of this treatment option to improve patient care.
 
Areas Of Special Interest/Expertise
  • Clinical and diagnostic cardiology
  • Heart Failure management
  • Stress testing
  • Echocardiogram
  • Pacemakers
  • Diagnostic coronary angiogram
Hospital Appointments
  • Peninsula Private Hospital, Frankston
  • Beleura Private Hospital, Mornington
  • Peninsula Health, Frankston
* Clinical and diagnostic cardiology
* Heart Failure management
* Stress testing
* Echocardiogram
* Pacemakers
* Diagnostic coronary angiogram

Consults at :

McCrae Specialist Centre, 691-695 Point Nepean Road, McCrae Vic 3938

Beleura Consulting Suites, 925 Nepean Highway, Mornington Vic 3931