Southern Cross Heart Institute

07 959 5651 Waikato
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About Southern Cross Heart Institute

Southern Cross hospital in Hamilton is the home of Southern Cross Heart Institute, offering a range of cardiology services delivered in a state-of-the-art, purpose built interventional cardiology suite.

The Azurion system installed at the centre is one of the most advanced of its kind available in the world and boasts fusion of digital X-Ray technology, CT scan and 3D ultrasound (echocardiography) of the heart in real time.
Southern Cross Heart Institute brings together a highly skilled team of independent medical specialists at Southern Cross Hamilton hospital, offering a full range of diagnostic and interventional cardiology services under one roof.


A wide range of diagnostic and interventional cardiology treatments offered includes:

  • Consultations, ECGs, holter monitors, ETT, CTCA and TAVI CT
  • Echocardiography (cardiac ultrasound) TTE / TOE
  • Cardiofversions
  • Management and treatment of hypertension, atrial fibrillation and other cardiovascular conditions
  • Diagnostic coronary angiography and coronary angioplasty, iFR / FFR / IVUS
  • Treatment of adult congenital heart disease - atrial septal defect (ASD), patent foramen ovale (PFO), ventricular septal defect (VSD), coarctation of aorta
  • HOCM - treatment of hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy. TESA - transcatheter ethanol septal ablation
  • TAVI (Trans catheter Aortic Valve Implantation) - minimally invasive treatment of aortic stenosis
  • Mitral Clip - minimally invasive treatment of mitral regurgitation
  • LAA (Left Atrial Appendage closure) for prevention of stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation


See Also

Southern Cross Healthcare Ltd (National Office)


Dr Sanjeevan Pasupati
Cardiologist – coronary intervention and structural intervention

Dr Pranesh Jogia
Cardiologist and Intensive Care Specialist – cardiac imaging

Dr Rajesh Nair
Cardiologist – coronary intervention, structural intervention and cardiac imaging

Dr Dilesh Jogia
Cardiologist – general cardiology and cardiac imaging

Referral Info

For more information or for referrals, contact us at (07) 959 5651 or email


Contact Southern Cross Heart Institute

07 959 5702
Southern Cross Hospital
21 Von Tempsky St

21 Von Tempsky St Hamilton 3216 New Zealand