Dr Andrew (Andy) Gavin

MB ChB (Glasgow), MRCP (UK), CCST (Cardio) (UK)

Profile

Andy obtained his medical degree from Glasgow University and completed his general cardiology training in the UK before coming to New Zealand as a fellow training in electrophysiology (heart rhythm disturbances) at Auckland City Hospital Green Lane Cardiovascular Services.

He then undertook an additional two year fellowship at the renowned Flinders Medical Centre in Adelaide, Australia, sub-specialising in all aspects of electrophysiology including different types of pacemakers, and other implantable cardiac devices, as well as radiofrequency ablations (invasive electric treatment) of rhythm disturbances.

Andy also leads the Electrophysiology Service at North Shore Hospital, Waitemata District Health Board.

"Dr Gavin is such an expert in his field - I felt reassured under his care"

Qualifications

MB ChB (Glasgow), MRCP (UK), CCST (Cardio) (UK)

Interests

Pacing and electrophysiology

Subspecialties

  • Pacing and Electrophysiology

Post-fellowship Training

  • Auckland 1 year
  • Flinders Medical Centre, Adelaide, Australia 2 years

Full Registration Date

25 July 2014

Vocational Scope

Internal Medicine