12 Grove Street

Cairns North. QLD 4870

(07) 4031 2188

Call Reception

9am - 5pm : Mon to Fri

Dr Ben Reeves


Dr Reeves is a Paediatric Cardiologist with a primary interest in echocardiography for congenital and rheumatic heart disease. He offers diagnostic echo and clinical assessment of patients from the newborn period to adolescence. Dr Reeves grew up in Townsville and Brisbane and completed his medical degree at the University of Queensland, later completing his internship at Cairns Base Hospital. The majority of his clinical training was completed in Brisbane at the Royal Children’s and Mater Children’s Hospitals, with further training in Paediatric Intensive Care at the Bristol Royal Hospital for Children. Subspecialty training in Paediatric Cardiology was undertaken at the Mater Children’s Hospital and he has also worked as a Paediatrician and Lecturer in Paediatrics at the Fiji School of Medicine.

As well as consulting at HeartRx, Dr Reeves is also employed at the Cairns Hospital as a Paediatric Cardiologist and performs a number of outreach visits to communities in the Cape and Torres Straits as well as Yarrabah and Palm Island.