• Illawarra Heart Centre
    10 College Ave,
    Shellharbour City Centre, NSW 2529
  • (02) 4295 4444
    Fax: (02) 4295 5722


Dr Nilshan Ari

Dr Nilshan Ari, MBBS (Hons), MMed (Clin Epi), FRACP, Cardiologist

Nilshan is an Australian trained physician completing his specialty training in Cardiology. After graduating from University of NSW, he completed Physician Training at Royal Prince Alfred and St. Vincent’s Hospitals in Sydney.

He underwent additional study at the University of Sydney where he completed a Masters of Medicine in Clinical Epidemiology.

He underwent specialist training in General Medicine followed by Adult Cardiology training at Sutherland Hospital, Sydney and The Canberra Hospital. Nilshan led Sutherland Hospital’s Rapid Access Clinic for chest pain.


Areas of Expertise

  • Structural Heart Disease
  • Heart failure
  • Cardiology consultation
  • Exercise Testing
  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Chest pain
  • Pregnancy and high blood pressure
  • Preoperative cardiac assessment
  • Coronary artery disease