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.

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Eastern


Epworth Richmond

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Epworth Richmond ICU

89 Bridge Road
VIC 3121

Special interests

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

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)


  • Hospital medical emergency systems


  • 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

Professional Associations

  • CICM
  • ACEM
  • AMA
Clinical institute

Critical Care Clinical Institute

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Dr Stephen Warrillow
The Critical Care Clinical Institute includes anaesthetics, emergency medicine and intensive care medicine.