Dr Jamie Morton
DR JAMIE MORTON
Jamie graduated from the University of Adelaide in 2001 and completed his internship at the Royal Adelaide Hospital. He then spent two years working in London, particularly at St Thomas' Hospital. Upon returning to Australia he moved to Sydney where he finished his general medical and advanced cardiology training at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, receiving a Distinguished Teacher Award in 2009. He was awarded his FRACP in 2010.
In 2013 he was awarded his PhD on the role high density lipoprotein cholesterol (the "good cholesterol") plays in cardiovascular disease, diabetes and cancer by the Heart Research Institute, University of Sydney. This research was supported by a National Health and Medical Research Council and National Heart Foundation scholarship.
His work from this research has been presented at national and international conferences and has received awards from the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand and the Heart Research Institute.
He returned to Adelaide in 2013 to join Adelaide Cardiology where he consults at our metropolitan and regional clinics. His specialised interest is diagnostic imaging, particularly echocardiography, transoesophageal echocardiography and CT coronary angiography.