SA Heart

Phone: 08 8297 6888
Fax: 08 8297 0846

Dr Angas Hains


Professional Profile

Dr Hains graduated from the University of Adelaide in 1975 and underwent advanced training in Cardiology at the Alfred Hospital in Melbourne. He then undertook 2 years research principally in Nuclear Cardiology at Northwick Park Hospital in London in 1985. Dr Hains was admitted as a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians in 1984 and a Fellow of the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand (FCSANZ) in 2004.

Dr Hains joined SA Heart in 1992 and specialises in Interventional Cardiology.

Dr Hains has a public appointment at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital.

Dr Andrew Philpott


Professional Profile

Dr Philpott is an interventional cardiologist with a special interest in Ischemic heart disease, hypertension, and heart failure.

Andrew studied Medicine at the University of Adelaide, before completing physician training through the Royal Adelaide and Queen Elizabeth Hospitals, being awarded the FRACP in Cardiology in 2001.

Following some research into cardiac pharmacology with the University of Adelaide, Andrew spent several enjoyable years in Canada failing to learn how to ski and avoiding bears, whilst completing coronary angioplasty training at the University of Calgary in Canada, incorporating research interests in endothelial function and coronary stent outcomes.

Andrew returned to Adelaide in 2007 and commenced practice at SA Heart and as a senior staff specialist at the Lyell McEwin Hospital.

Dr Tapash Baski


Professional Profile

Dr Tapash Bakshi is an interventional cardiologist with expertise in percutaneous coronary interventions and CT coronary angiography.  Dr Bakshi has been with SA Heart since 2007.

Dr Bakshi graduated from Dhaka Medical College, Bangladesh in 1985 and pursued his postgraduate training in Cardiology at the Ukrainian Strazhesko Research Institute of Cardiology, Kiev, Ukraine. In 1994 he was awarded his PhD in Medicine.

Dr Bakshi joined Waikato Hospital, Hamilton, New Zealand before transferring to Greenlane Hospital Auckland, NZ where he completed his Advanced Cardiology training in 2004. He was awarded clinical fellowship in Interventional cardiology at Vancouver General Hospital, Canada, in association with the University of British Columbia and in 2004 Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP).

In early 2007 Dr Bakshi completed advanced training in CT coronary angiography in White Plains, New York, USA.

His special interests are:

  • Percutaneous coronary interventions
  • Geriatric cardiology
  • General cardiology

Service Overview

Medical Consultations

On initial consultation with your Cardiologist  your symptoms will be discussed and a physical examination performed. After consultation further tests may be needed to evaluate your cardiac status. Our cardiologists also provide 24/365 on call cover for the Chest Pain Units at Ashford Community Hospital and Flinders Private Hospital.

Diagnostic Tests

A range of diagnostic tests are available at the Summit Health Centre including;

  • Echocardiography
  • Exercise (treadmill) stress tests
  • ECG
  • Holter monitoring
  • Event monitoring


For Doctors wishing to send a referral, or seeking further information regarding SA Heart contact SA Heart directly:

Level 2, 57 – 59 Anzac Highway, Ashford SA 5035

Tel:  +61 (0) 8 8297 6888
Fax: +61 (0) 8 8297 0846

Or download a referral form via the following link:
SA Heart Referral Form
SA Heart Appointment Information for Patients

Fees & Rebates
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SA Heart Fees and Rebates Information

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