Karen Hillcoat, Cardiac Ultrasonographer
Karen Hillcoat obtained her Diploma in Medical Ultrasound (Cardiac) in 1994 and has been instrumental in establishing imaging cardiac investigation services in the region.
Karen has been a cardiac sonographer for 30 years and has been an examiner for the Queensland Ultrasound Technician courses. For more than 20 years, she has been performing echos, stress echos, and other cardiac investigations in the Mid North Coast area.
She is passionate about teaching echo, and has been actively involved in training of echo technicians, medical students as well as senior doctors both in the surgery as well as the Port Macquarie Base Hospital.
- Cardiac Ultrasound
- Stress Tests
- Stress Echocardiography