Dr Charles Chao


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  • Cardiology

Areas of Interest

  • General cardiology
  • Echocardiology
  • Ischaemic heart disease
  • Valvular heart disease
  • Heart failure

St Vincent’s Private Hospital Northside, QLD

Queensland Cardiovascular Group
Level 3
Mary Aikenhead Building
St Vincent's Private Hospital Northside
627 Rode Road
Chermside QLD 4032

T: (07) 3016 1111

F: (07) 3350 1685

Queensland Cardiovascular Group
Level 2, Suite 205
North Lakes Specialist Medical Centre
6 North Lakes Drive
North Lakes QLD 4509

T: (07) 3016 1111

F: (07) 3491 9906

St Andrew's Specialist Centre
Level 8
St Andrew's Hospital
457 Wickham Terrace
Spring Hill QLD 4004

T: (07) 3016 1111

F: (07) 3831 2853


Dr Charles Chao is an imaging cardiologist with a particular interest in general cardiology, ischaemic heart disease, valvular heart disease and heart failure.

After graduating from the University of Melbourne in 2002 with a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, Dr Chao undertook his advanced cardiology training at the Princess Alexandra and the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospitals, becoming a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians in 2010.

He went on to complete two additional fellowships: a fellowship in non-invasive cardiac imaging at MonashHeart in Victoria, and then a fellowship in cardiac MRI at the Heart Hospital in London, UK. He subsequently gained accreditations for Level 3 Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography and Level 2 Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance.

Since his return to Australia, he has commenced private practise, consults at a number of hospitals across Brisbane, and is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Queensland.