Dr Barry McKeown

MBBS, FRACP, MMedSc, FCSANZ

Cardiologist / specialist in echocardiograph

Special clinical interest in Echocardiography

Barry is a local graduate, attaining his MBBS from the University of Western Australia in 1992, and completing his cardiology training through Sir Charles Gardiner Hospital.

He went on to gain a Master of Medical Science Degree (UWA) by studying the use of ultrasound to measure carotid atherosclerosis and relate this to estrogen levels and other cardiovascular risk factors in elderly women.

He then spent two years at the University of California completing an Echocardiography Fellowship which provided him with 2 years of research and training in advanced Echocardiography and Adult Congenital Heart Disease.

Barry is Board Certified in Echocardiography by the American Society of Echocardiography, is a member of the American College of Cardiology, and a Fellow of the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand. Echocardiography Specialist and General Cardiologist, Fiona Stanley Hospital.

Barry’s fields of specialty include general cardiology and risk factor management and advanced Echocardiography

Treatments/Procedures

Cardiac angiograms/ transoesophageal echocardiograms/ cardioversions

Affiliated hospitals / current post(s)

Armadale health service, Rockingham general hospital, Mount Hospital, SJOG Murdoch, FSH

Professional Memberships & international or national committees

  • RACP
  • CSANZ

Awards Received (additional awards & recognition

  • FA Hadley travelling scholarship
  • University of WA 2003