Dr Iain Melton

03 355 3750 Canterbury
Electronic Referral on Specialists & Referrals Service
Southern Cross Health Society Affiliated Provider for Consultations
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About Dr Iain Melton

Iain is a consultant cardiologist / cardiac electrophysiologist at Christchurch Hospital and with the Christchurch Heart Group. After training as a cardiologist in Christchurch Hospital, he undertook subspecialty training in Cardiac Electrophysiology at MCV Hospitals in the United States with Dr Kenneth Ellenbogen – a leading authority on cardiac pacing and device therapy.

Iains specialty is the medical and interventional management of heart rhythm disorders. Particular areas of interest include atrial fibrillation, investigation of palpitations, ablation of abnormal heart rhythms, cardiac pacing / device therapy, and the management of syncope. In addition to these areas, he is active in all aspects of general cardiology.

Gender: Male


Areas of Specialisation
General Cardiology, Heart Failure, Heart Rhythm Disorders, Atrial Fibrillation, Cardiac Device Therapy

Southern Cross Affiliated Provider for
Cardioversion with anaesthetist, Coronary angiogram & IVUS, Coronary angiogram/Coronary angioplasty, CT coronary angiography (CTCA), Electrophysiology/radiofrequency ablation, Percutaneous coronary intervention with DES, Transoesophageal echocardiogram (TOE)



Hospitals Practising at
St Georges

Contact Dr Iain Melton

03 355 3751
Lvl 1, Milford Chambers, St Georges Hosp
249 Papanui Rd

Private Bag 4737,
Christchurch 8140

249 Papanui Rd Christchurch 8014 New Zealand
Page last updated on 22 January 2021