Cardiothoracic Surgery

The Cardiothoracic Unit at Monash Health provides services for both children and adults including pregnant women with respiratory problems, those patients with previous cardiac surgery (excluding suspected lung cancer and sleep related problems) and patients with complex cardiac surgical problems who have co-morbidities.


  • Address referral to the Head of Unit: Prof. Julian Smith
  • The patient will be seen by a clinician within this specialty
  • The referral should indicate that it is valid for an indefinite period.

Secure eReferral by HealthLink is now our preferred method of referral.

Find up-to-date information about how to send a referral to Monash Health Specialist Consulting Clinics on the eReferrals page on our website.

We’re changing the way we receive referrals.