New Zealand Medical Providers

The following medical providers have experience treating families with hereditary colon cancer syndromes. ​We cannot make recommendations about specific physicians, attest to the credentials of these providers, nor do we evaluate their competency to practice. Furthermore, their inclusion on this website, or any referral to a provider from the Hereditary Colon Cancer Foundation, should not be considered an endorsement of any type. 


If you do not see​ providers ​near you, we can still help. Click​ HERE for names of​ genetic​ counselors who offer phone and web-based counseling. Or, if you give us some information about yourself and/or your family member(s), and tell us where you are located, we will do our best to find someone near you. Click HERE to contact us.

If you are a ​provider, experienced in treating patients with Hereditary Colon Cancer Syndromes, click ​HERE to register.


Auckland City Hospital (09) 307 8991

Susan Parry, MB ChB, FRACP, Gastroenterologist


Aukland District Health Borad (09) 367 0000

Julie Arnold, Gastroenterologist


University of Auckland (09) 623 7410

Ian Bissett, MD, FRACS, Colorectal Surgeon



Canterbury District Health Board (03) 364 0020

Christopher Wakeman, BSc, MBChB, MMedSci, FACS, FRACS, General Surgeon 


Christchurch Hospital (03) 364 0640

Tim Eglinton, PhD, Colorectal Surgeon