Melissa Hussey

Business Practice Manager

Melissa is the Business Practice Manager @SHLS. She is a Registered Nurse with over 40 years’ experience and following her training at Royal North Shore Hospital, Melissa completed both her Psychiatric Nursing and Operating Theatre Nursing Certificates. Her surgical experience has been gained through working within major hospitals in Sydney and covers all specialities including Vascular, Respiratory, Plastics, Ophthalmics, General and over the last 30years she has specialised in Cardio-thoracics. Throughout this period, she has been involved with innovative developments and new techniques in Cardio- thoracic surgery, playing a major role in the development of “Off Pump Surgery”, Trials, Robotic Surgery, and TAVI procedures.

Melissa has held positions as Nurse Unit Manager of Cardiac Operating Rooms, Operating Theatre Manager and Business Manager. She continues her clinical practice by working with the cardiac surgeons, assisting in the Cardiac Operating Rooms, supporting patients through clinical education both pre- operatively and post – operatively and over see’s the running of SH&LS Practice. Melissa is focused on patient care, professional practice and excellent outcomes

Melissa is the Business Practice Manager @SHLS. She is a Registered Nurse with over 40 years’ experience and following her training at Royal North Shore Hospital, Melissa completed both her Psychiatric Nursing and Operating Theatre Nursing Certificates. Her surgical experience has been gained through working within major hospitals in Sydney and covers all specialities including Vascular, Respiratory, Plastics, Ophthalmics, General and over the last 30years she has specialised in Cardio-thoracics. Throughout this period, she has been involved with innovative developments and new techniques in Cardio- thoracic surgery, playing a major role in the development of “Off Pump Surgery”, Trials, Robotic Surgery, and TAVI procedures.