In 1997, after working in the USA for 14 years, Philip returned to Australia and has established a private cardiology practice which has evolved to become an integrated multispecialty medical organisation with 12 sites in Perth and Melbourne.
During his time in the USA, Dr Currie completed a cardiology fellowship at the Mayo Clinic, where he then served as a Senior Associate Cardiologist. He was a staff cardiologist at the Cleveland Clinic for 3 years before spending 8 years as Director of Echocardiography at the Michigan Heart and Vascular Institute. Here, he was involved in pioneering many of the major advances in echocardiography (Doppler echo, intraoperative echocardiography and transoesophageal echocardiography).
He has a medical degree, MBBS (Hons) from Monash University and an MBA from the University of Michigan.