Canberra Heart Rhythm Centre

Medical Director

Prof Pathak holds the position of Medical Director and is head of Canberra Heart Rhythm. He is the lead cardiologist at the centre. He wears several hats ( very busy clinician, an academic scientist, and Medical Director at Canberra Heart Rhythm). Dr Pathak’s vision and passion has made Canberra Heart Rhythm a well-known centre where clinical excellence meets the personalised delivery of patient care. After leading the commencement of Electrophysiology services in ACT health, he is now bringing the world class care at Canberra Heart Rhythm, a centre which now welcomes international and interstate patients. Canberra Heart Rhythm Centre under his leadership, collaborates actively with community, industries, Universities and hospitals to improve the outcomes of patients with cardiovascular diseases. He loves spending time with his wife, Manina and daughter, Rhea, in his free time.

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Practice Manager / Executive Assistant

Lukah is the Practice Manager at Canberra Heart Rhythm and Executive Assistant to A/Prof. Rajeev Pathak. She has been heavily involved in setting up the clinic, maintaining its performance and handling the ongoing changes due to the COVID-19 pandemic. She supervises the clinic and executes complex administrative duties, including the breakdown and analysis of business performance and accounts. Lukah overlooks all aspects of the clinic and particularly works alongisde the clinical trials and administrative team to maximise patient satisfaction. She is currently studying business administration and healthcare management, and looks forward to her future at Canberra Heart Rhythm.

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Medical Receptionist

My name is Joanne and I join the CHRC team to further develop my knowledge and understating of the heart and how medical practices run. I am currently studying my diploma of emergency health care; in my future I wish to become a paramedic to help people when they need it most. Outside of work I enjoy playing soccer to keep myself active and fit.

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Accountant / Administrative Assistant

Janu  is an Accountant and Administrative Assistant at the Canberra Heart Rhythm Centre. She started in August and focuses on Bookkeeping and Administration Duties. This includes bank reconciliation, payroll and liaising with Medicare and DVA, Healthtrack, checking patients bookings, daily balances and rosters. Janu has come from doing her Inter C.A in India and now she is pursuing her CPA finals in Australia. She enjoys the friendly environment and hopes to expand her knowledge and skills within the practice. Outside of work Janu enjoys spending time with her family and friends with the odd night out and cooking new dishes.

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Medical Receptionist 

Taylah joined CHR in September 2020 as part of the reception team. She is a highly motivated office administrator and receptionist. She has also started working in our accounts area. At CHR, Taylah is responsible for bank reconciliation, liaising with Medicare, ADF claiming, general reception work, Home monitoring renewals and feedback. Taylah strives to ensure all patients she assists at CHR are treated with respect and courtesy. In her spare time Taylah performs volunteer work for the CBR Brave Ice Hockey team. She is an avid online shopper and enjoys family time, traveling, working out at the gym, and socialising with friends.

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Medical Receptionist and Clinical Scientist

Meet Ivana, our Clinical Scientist and Medical Administrator. Before joining us in November of 2021, Ivana completed a Bachelor of Health Science specialising in Physiology. She conducts clinical investigations, analyses Holter reports, and much more. Ivana is patient focussed – she enjoys chatting about weekend plans, lifestyle, and book recommendations! In her free time Ivana can be found Boxing and beach holiday planning.

Medical Receptionist and Clinical Scientist

  Meet Sienna, our Clinical Scientist and Medical Receptionist. Sienna is currently in her first year of Medical Science at ANU, after just having completed her year 12 studies. If you are coming in for an ECG or Holter Monitor, she will greet you with a smile and a wave! Sienna has lived all around the world, from Europe to Asia but has now chosen to settle down in her home town, Canberra. In her free time, she enjoys pop-culture television, reading her comic books, crocheting and painting.