Who are we

Our specialist team consists of cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, and an intensive care specialist who work with staff such as nurses and cardiac perfusionists, to make sure that people who need invasive surgical procedures such as cardiac catheterisation and open heart surgery receive the best care possible.

If you have concerns about your heart please discuss these with your doctor and/or contact the Heart Centre team. Their contact details are:

Cardiologists

Dr Clive Low
  • Dr Clive Low (Chair)
  • MB ChB FRACP FCSANZ
  • Heart Specialists
  • St Georges Hospital,
  • 249 Papanui Road, Christchurch
  • Phone: (03) 351 9503
  • Fax: (03) 351 9578
  • Email: clive@heartbeat.co.nz
  • Web: www.heartbeat.co.nz
Assoc Prof John Elliott
  • Assoc Prof John M Elliott
  • BMedSc MB ChB PhD FRACP
  • FCSANZ FACC
  • Christchurch Heart Group Ltd
  • Level 1, Milford Chambers
  • St Georges Hospital
  • 249 Papanui Rd, Christchurch 8014
  • Postal: Private Bag 4737 Christchurch 8140
  • Phone: (03) 355 3750
  • Fax: (03) 355 3751
  • Email: john.elliott@otago.ac.nz
  • Web: christchurchheartgroup.co.nz
Dr David Smyth
  • Dr David Smyth
  • MB BS MD FRACP FRCP (London)
  • FCSANZ
  • Cardiology Specialists
  • Hiatt Chambers,
  • St George's Medical Centre
  • 249 Papanui Road, Christchurch
  • Phone: (03) 355 6056
  • Fax: (03) 355 9170
  • Email: cardiology.specialists@xtra.co.nz
  • Web: www.healthpoint.co.nz
Dr Sue O'Malley
  • Dr Sue O'Malley
  • MB ChB (Otago) FRACP FRCP (London)
  • FCSANZ
  • Christchurch Heart Group Ltd
  • Level 1, Milford Chambers
  • St Georges Hospital
  • 249 Papanui Rd, Christchurch 8014
  • Postal: Private Bag 4737 Christchurch 8140
  • Phone: (03) 355 3750
  • Fax: (03) 355 3751
  • Web: christchurchheartgroup.co.nz
  • Email: sue@omalley.co.nz
Mr Dougal McClean
  • Dr Dougal McClean
  • MB ChB FRACP MD FCSANZ
  • Cardiology Specialists
  • Hiatt Chambers,
  • St George's Medical Centre
  • 249 Papanui Road, Christchurch
  • Phone: (03) 355 6056
  • Fax: (03) 355 9170
  • Email: cardiology.specialists@xtra.co.nz
  • Web: www.healthpoint.co.nz
Dr James Blake
  • Dr James Blake
  • MB ChB FRACP FCSANZ
  • Christchurch Heart Group Ltd
  • Level 1, Milford Chambers
  • St Georges Hospital
  • 249 Papanui Rd, Christchurch 8014
  • Postal: Private Bag 4737 Christchurch 8140
  • Phone: (03) 355 3750
  • Fax: (03) 355 3751
  • Email: sms@southmed.co.nz
  • Web: christchurchheartgroup.co.nz
Assoc Prof Michael Williams
  • Assoc Prof Michael Williams
  • MD FRACP FACC FCSANZ
  • Southern Heart, Suite 15, Marinoto Clinic
  • 72 Newington Ave, Dunedin
  • Phone: (03) 467 6174
  • Email: michael.williams@otago.ac.nz
  • Dr Belinda Green
  • MBChB MRCP MMed [UCT] FCP [SA]
  • FRCP [Edin] FRACP MBA
  • Southern Heart, Suite 15, Marinoto Clinic
  • 72 Newington Ave, Dunedin
  • Phone: (03) 467 6174
  • Email: belinda.green@healthotago.co.nz
Assoc Prof Patrick Kay
  • Assoc Prof Patrick Kay
  • PhD FRACP FCANZ FSCAI FESC
  • Middlemore and Auckland Hospitals
  • Phone: (09) 276 0000
  • Fax: (09) 276 0282
  • Email: patrick.kay@middlemore.co.nz
Dr Iain Melton
  • Dr Iain Melton
  • MBChB FRACP FCSANZ
  • Christchurch Heart Group Ltd
  • Level 1, Milford Chambers
  • St Georges Hospital
  • 249 Papanui Rd, Christchurch 8014
  • Postal: Private Bag 4737 Christchurch 8140
  • Phone: (03) 355 3750
  • Fax: (03) 355 3751

Cardiac Surgeons

Mr Harsh Singh
  • Mr Harsh Singh
  • MBBS MS FRCS(UK) CTS FRACS
  • Christchurch Heart and Lung Surgeons
  • St George's Hospital
  • 249 Papanui Road, Christchurch
  • Phone: (03) 356 0999
  • Fax: (03) 03 356 0996
Mr David Shaw
  • Mr David Shaw
  • MB ChB BMedSc FRACS
  • Christchurch Heart and Lung Sergeons
  • St George's Hospital
  • 249 Papanui Road
  • Phone: (03) 356 0999
  • Fax: (03) 03 356 0996

Intensive Care

Dr David Bowie
  • Dr David Bowie
  • Intensive Care Specialist
  • MBChB FANZCA FJFICM
  • St George's Hospital
  • 249 Papanui Road, Christchurch
  • Phone: (03) 355 9179
  • Fax: (03) 355 2057
  • Email: davidbowie@paradise.net.nz