Dr Leigh Cummins

Conjoint Associate Lecturer UNSW

Dr Cummins completed his medical degree at the University of New South Wales, graduating with Honours in 2011. He subsequently completed his Physician/Cardiology Advanced Training at Prince of Wales, Sutherland, St George and Port Macquarie Base Hospitals.

Dr Cummins first moved to Port Macquarie during his Internship/Residency. He returned as a Specialist Cardiologist in early 2020.

Dr Cummins has special interests in Cardiac Imaging (including CT Coronary Angiography and Echocardiography) and general Clinical Cardiology (including Coronary and Valvular Heart Disease, Heart Failure and Rhythm Disturbances).

He is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians, a Conjoint Associate Lecturer at the University of New South Wales, and a Level A Registered CTCA Specialist.

Having grown up in rural NSW, he is passionate about ensuring patients in our local area have access to comprehensive and individualised specialist Cardiology care.


AHPRA (Medical Board) – General and Specialist Registration
Conjoint Committee for the Recognition of Training in CTCA – Level A Specialist


Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians.
Private Hospital Appointments
Port Macquarie Private Hospital

Continuing Education/Teaching

Conjoined Associate Lecturer, University of New South Wales.

Port Macquarie Cardiology

Port Macquarie Cardiology is located in the Highfields Circuit medical precinct, near the Port Macquarie Base Hospital.