About Dr Ivor Gerber
Dr Ivor Gerber graduated MBChB from the University of Cape Town in 1992 before relocating to New Zealand. He completed his training in Cardiology at Green Lane Hospital in 2000 and holds Fellowships of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP), American College of Cardiology (FACC) and the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand (FCSANZ). He obtained a Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree for his thesis on neurohormones and inflammatory markers in valvular heart disease which was completed during a Cardiovascular Research Fellowship at Green Lane Hospital.
He subsequently spent 18 months at the University of California San Francisco for a Fellowship in echocardiography and adult congenital heart disease. Dr Gerber is a Consultant Cardiologist at the Auckland Heart Group and Auckland City Hospital where is he also Director of Adult Echocardiography. His special interests include valvular heart disease, heart failure and adult congenital heart disease, as well as all aspects of general preventative cardiology.
MBChB, MD, FCSANZ, FRACP, FACC