Dr Emily Granger

Emily Granger

Qualifications

MBBS (Hons) FRACS


Specialty

Cardiothoracic Surgery


Department

Cardiothoracic Surgery


Areas of Interest

  • Cardiac and thoracic surgery
  • Heart and Lung Transplant
  • Surgery for heart failure, ECMO, Transcatheter aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI) and Trauma
  • Mechanical heart

Profile

Dr Emily Granger is a Cardiothoracic / Heart and Lung Transplant Surgeon. Dr Granger has performed over 1400 general cardiothoracic operations and over 100 heart and lung transplants.

Dr Emily Granger completed her medical degree at the University of Queensland in 1997 and her surgical fellowship with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2006. She has been involved with the NSW Organ Tissue Donation Service and Deceased Donor Organ Procurement Surgeon Committee since 2007. In July 2014, she was involved in the world’s first successful “DCD” heart transplant. Since this time, the Heart Transplant Unit at St Vincent’s Hospital have performed a further 22 “DCD” heart transplants.

Dr Emily Granger is a conjoint lecturer with the Clinical Medical School at St Vincent’s Hospital and the University of Notre Dame and is active in the teaching of medical students, junior doctors and trainee surgeons. She is an EMST and CCRISP instructor with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) and involved with the NSW RACS State Regional Committee as the Cardiothoracic Surgery Representative. In 2017, she was appointed to the Board of Cardiothoracic Surgical Examiners.

Her areas of interest include adult cardiac and thoracic surgery, minimal access cardiac surgery for the aortic and mitral valve, heart lung transplantation and ECMO.


Address

Suite 811 St Vincent's Clinic
438 Victoria Street
Darlinghurst NSW 2010


Tel

02 8382 6863


Fax

02 8382 6865


Email

egheartsurgery@svha.org.au