Doctor Profile

Dr Laven Padayachee

Dr Laven Padayachee is a senior intensivist at Epworth Healthcare. He is currently the supervisor of ICU training with a strong background in teaching at the post graduate and undergraduate level. He is a senior instructor in teaching programs at the College of Surgeons and is also an instructor for the Australian Resuscitation Council. He is dual qualified specialist in intensive care and in emergency medicine. His interests include severe trauma, cardiothoracic intensive care, hospital emergency systems and simulation training.



  • Intensive Care
  • Emergency Medicine

Clinical Institute

Special Interests

  • Cardiothoracic intensive care
  • Neurosurgical intensive care
  • Echocardiography
  • Critical care outreach
  • Simulation training


  • MBBS, Monash University 1989
  • DRACOG, Royal Australian College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 1994
  • FACEM, Australasian College for Emergency Medicine 2002
  • FJFICM and FCICM, Joint Faculty of Intensive Care and College of Intensive Care Medicine 2003
  • Dip periop and critical care echocardiography, University of Melbourne 2006


  • ​Hospital medical emergency systems

Contact Details & For Appointments

+61 410 577 388
+61 3 9426 8571

Consulting Address

    • Epworth Richmond ICU
    • 89 Bridge Road
    • VIC 3121

Professional Associations

  • CICM
  • ACEM
  • AMA

Education and Training

  • Supervisor of ICU training at Epworth Richmond
  • Medical student teaching Epworth clinical school
  • Senior Intructor of EMST at Royal Australian College of Surgeons
  • Medical Coordinator of Education at Epworth Richmond ICU
  • Instructor for Advanced Life Support at Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC)