Dr Stirling Carlsen

Dr Stirling Carlsen

Dr Carlsen graduated with Honours in Medicine from the University of Newcastle in 1998. He subsequently completed his FRACP in Cardiology at the Flinders Medical Centre and in December 2009 completed his Fellowship in Clinical Echocardiography. During his Fellowship, Dr Carlsen performed over 500 trans-oesophageal echocardiograms and approximately 2000 stress echocardiograms (both exercise and dobutamine). In addition to these he has also been involved with providing intra-operative TOE guidance for valve replacements, PFO and ASD closures and TAVR’s.

Dr Carlsen’s additional interests include the use of contrast echocardiography for better assessment of ejection fraction, wall motion abnormalities and LV thrombus in those patients with poor image quality and 3D TOE assessment of mitral valve pathology.

Dr Carlsen consults at John Flynn Hospital, Tugun, Pindara Private Hospital, Benowa and Ballina Day Surgery, Ballina.

In addition, Dr Carlsen provides echocardiography and stress echocardiography services at Tugun, Benowa and Ballina.

To make an appointment, please call our office on 1300 980 322

Clinic Locations

Pindara Specialist Suites

Suites 507-510, Level 5, Pindara Specialist Centre, 29 Carrara Street, Benowa QLD 4217

John Flynn Hospital

John Flynn Specialist Suites, Level 3, Suites 301-303 42 Inland Drive, Tugun Qld 4224

Hope Island

Level 1/Suite 1.04, GC North Medical Hub, 502 Hope Island Road, Helensvale Qld 4212


Level 1, Suite 4, 85 Tamar Street, Ballina NSW 2478