Cardiac Rehabilitation

Cardiac rehab occurs each Wednesday from 3 to 5pm.

  • The first hour is a dedicated information session on various topics, diet/stress management/medications/heart anatomy.
  • The second hour is a supervised exercise session with a physio.

Cardiac rehab is held at the John Torpie Centre, 193-195 Abbott St (the meeting room).

There is free patient parking available to the left of the building and the entrance is via the side of the building/car park (red flag will be outside).

Patients eligible are those with:

  • Cardiac risk factors - can commence immediately.
  • CABG/AVR/MVR - can commence 8 weeks post surgery.
  • Coronary stents/PPM/AICD/Ablation - can commence 2 weeks post intervention.

Eligible patients can be referred via their GP if they are privately insured. Referrals can be made by phone 4052 5338, fax 4052 5474 or email  

The cardiac nurse is available each Wednesday 11.30am to 5.30pm for further information.

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Providing invasive & non-invasive cardiovascular services to patients in Far North Queensland, PNG, and the Torres Strait Islands