12 Grove Street

Cairns North. QLD 4870

(07) 4031 2188

Call Reception

9am - 5pm : Mon to Fri

Dr Sam Hillier


Dr Hillier is a Specialist Cardiologist, with post-fellowship advanced training in cardiac imaging and advanced echocardiography, including performance of stress and transoesophageal echocardiography, and of cardiac CT.  His special interests are in the management of acute and chronic heart failure, and valvular heart disease. Dr Hillier has a research interest in three-dimensional echocardiography, and has published widely on the topic.
Originally from the UK, Dr Hillier graduated in Medicine from Oxford University, where he also obtained a Masters Degree, undertaking research in the molecular basis of atherosclerosis. After completing a House Office year in the UK, he moved to Australia, where he completed his specialist training. Whilst the majority of his clinical training was in regional Queensland, his cardiology training occurred at the Royal Brisbane and The Prince Charles Hospitals.