Fiona is a registered nurse who is highly experienced in all facets of clinical cardiology. She originally trained in the Coronary Care Unit at Royal Melbourne Hospital and also currently works there part time in the Cardiac Cath Lab.
Fiona is the Clinical Trials Co-ordinator for Dr Paul Sparks and her current clinical trials include:
  • The Effect of Fish Oils on Atrial Electrophysiology
  • Oesophageal Capsule Endoscopy after Radiofrequency Ablation for Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation 
  • Pulmonary Vein Reconnection after Radiofrequency Ablation.


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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Learn More

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.