Dr Jonathan Lipton graduated from the Leiden University (Netherlands) in 2003. He completed his PhD thesis “Improving quality of care in acute cardiology” at Duke University (USA) and the Erasmus University (Netherlands) in 2011.

He completed his cardiology training at the Erasmus Medical Center (Netherlands) in 2013 before further training in electrophysiology and pacing at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital (Sydney) and subsequently at the Royal Melbourne Hospital. Dr Jonathan Lipton is a Consultant Cardiologist at Royal Hobart Hospital and at The Royal Melbourne Hospital.

Private Consulting Rooms:
Hobart Heart Centre
Suite 2, Hobart Private Hospital
33 Argyle St,
Hobart TAS 7000

Phone: (03) 6214 3085
Fax: (03) 6214 3092


Our Research

Melbourne Heart Rhythm has an international reputation as one of the centers of excellence in cardiac arrhythmia research in Australasia and the world.

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Our Team

Our friendly team are committed to providing excellence in patient care. They are all well qualified and knowledgeable about patients and their cardiac conditions.

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To learn about common arrhythmias and our cardiac procedures, visit  our Cardiovascular Library for more information.

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About Us


Melbourne Heart Rhythm is the arrhythmia service at the Department of Cardiology at the Royal Melbourne Hospital. We are comprised of a team of highly trained and dedicated health care professionals specializing in heart rhythm management. We have a strong focus on patient education and patient centered care. Our arrhythmia specialists have an international reputation of excellence in arrhythmia research and clinical arrhythmia management.