Dr Sugumar is a specialist Cardiologist / Electrophysiologist with expertise in the management of people with heart rhythm disorders such as AF, SVT and in the management of implantable cardiac devices such as pacemakers and defibrillators.
He has a multi modal approach to the management of heart rhythm disorders including lifestyle interventions, medications, catheter ablation and device implantation.
Dr Sugumar sub-specialised in electrophysiology (EP) and cardiac devices from 2015 to 2019, including catheter ablation for AF, SVT and expert device implantations such as cardiac re-synchronisation therapy locally in Melbourne (Austin health, Alfred health, Royal Melbourne Hospital) and internationally through the University of British Columbia EP program in Canada.
His research interests include Atrial Fibrillation (AF) ablation and the impact of AF in heart failure (reduced ejection fraction and preserved ejection fraction) and impact of gender in AF.
He is very approachable and a patient centred approach to his care.