Professor Jayme Bennetts


Assoc. Prof. Bennetts is trained in both Adult and Paediatric Cardiac Surgery.  

In 2015 he and Dr Gregory Rice established Adelaide Cardiothoracic. 


A/Prof Bennetts provides a full range of cardiac surgical services, special interest areas are:

Complex Mitral Valve Repair, including rheumatic valve disease

Complex Aortic and Arch Surgery

TransCatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI)

Off Pump Coronary Artery Grafting

Adult Congenital Surgery

Cardiac Surgery in Indigenous Australians


He is currently:

President, Australia and New Zealand Society of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgeons

Director, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Flinders Medical Centre, Southern Adelaide Local Health Network

Director, Adelaide Cardiothoracic.


Dr Bennetts is also employed at Women's and Children's Hospital undertakes some Paediatric Cardiac Surgery services.  

He is Associate Professor in Cardiothoracic Surgery, College of Medicine and Public Health, Flinders Universtiy. 


Surgical services are undertaken at:

Flinders Medical Centre

Women's and Children's Hospital

Flinders Private Hospital

Ashford Community Hospital

Calvary Adelaide Hospital

Royal Darwin and Darwin Private Hospital

Cardiothoracic Surgery
Areas of Practice
  • Cardiac
  • Thoracic
  • Children
  • Adult Congenital
  • Research
Professional Associations
  • President, Australian and New Zealand Society of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery
  • SA State Committee, Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Surgical Clinical Network, Clinical Excellence Commission, SA Health
  • Cardiology Clinical Network, Clinical Excellence Commission, SA Health
  • Member, TAVI Accreditation Committee (Australia)
Professional Qualifications
  • Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, Flinders University
  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, Flinders University
  • Fellow, Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Fellow, Australia & New Zealand Society of Cardiothoracic Surgeons
  • Fellow, Cardiac Society Australia and New Zealand
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Consulting Rooms & Hospitals
Flinders Medical CentreAdelaide Cardiothoracic Suite 3, Anzac Suites, 41 Anzac Hwy, Ashford, South Australia, 5035, AustraliaF: +61 8 8404 2019E: [email protected]
Suite 3, Anzac Medical Suites, 41 Anzac HighwayAdelaide Cardiothoracic, Ashford, SA, 5035, AustraliaP: (+61) 8 82045618F: (+61) E: [email protected]W: