Strathfield Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Strathfield Private Hospital specialist Paul Bannon

Professor Paul Bannon


Professor Paul Bannon is an adult cardiothoracic surgeon of international standing with clinical appointments at Royal Prince Alfred, Concord and Strathfield Private Hospital.

He is Head of Department of The Royal Prince Alfred Cardiothoracic Unit; holds the inaugural Professorial Chair of Cardiothoracic Surgery at the University of Sydney, is the Chairman of The Baird Institute for Applied Heart and Lung Surgical research and the President-elect of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Cardiothoracic Surgeons (ANZSCTS).

Professor Bannon graduated from the Unviersity of Sydney in 1987; completed a PhD from the same institution in 1998 and was awarded a FRACS (CTh) in 1998.

He has authored or co-authored more than 120 scientific papers published in peer-reviewed journals and is Co-editor-in-chief of the Annals of Cardiothoracic Surgery, a Medline-listed multimedia journal of cardiothoracic surgery.

His areas of expertise include:

  • Minimally invasive AVR
  • Aortic Surgery
  • Valve Sparing David Aortic Root replacement
  • All arterial coronary artery bypas
  • Septal myectomy for HOCM
- Minimally invasive AVR
- Aortic Surger Valve Sparing David Aortic Root replacement
-All arterial coronary artery bypass
- Septal myectomy for HOCM