Procedures

The following procedures are performed by Dr. Szto to investigate and treat heart disease.

  1. Coronary angiogram
  2. Intravascular Ultrasound & Fractional Flow Reserve measurement
  3. Coronary stent
  4. Rotablator debulking (Peninsula Private Hospital)
  5. Renal artery stent and denervation (Peninsula Private Hospital)
  6. Permanent pacemaker insertion (Dr. Szto performs this at Peninsula Private Hospital only, Dr. van den Brink at the Alfred Hospital)
  7. Implantable defibrillator insertion (Dr. Szto performs this at Peninsula Private Hospital only, Dr. van den Brink at the Alfred Hospital)
  8. Biventricular pacemaker/defibrillator insertion (Dr. Szto performs this at Peninsula Private Hospital only, Dr. van den Brink can perform these at the Alfred Hospital)
  9. Watchman left atrial appendage closure (for patients with atrial fibrillation and can not take blood thinners to prevent stroke, by Dr. Szto at Peninsula Private Hospital)
  10. REVEAL loop recorder insertion (Drs. Szto and van den Brink performs this at Peninsula Private Hospital only, Dr. van den Brink at the Alfred Hospital)
  11. Electrical cardioversion (Dr. Szto performs this at Peninsula Private Hospital only, public patients are referred to Frankston Hospital)
  12. Pericardiocentesis