About Dr William Harrison
Dr Wil Harrison is New Zealand's first Maori cardiologist. He is originally from the East Coast and attended medical school in Auckland. He completed his Master's degree in cardiac pathology during medical training. Following graduation he worked at Tauranga Hospital before returning to Auckland to resume cardiology training. He completed post-graduate fellowships in interventional cardiology at Auckland City Hospital, then at William Beaumont Hospital in Michigan, USA. He returned to NZ in 2011 and works as an interventional cardiologist at Middlemore hospital. He is very pleased to join the Auckland Heart Group in 2012.
Wil specializes in trans-radial and complex coronary interventions, acute coronary syndromes, and has a strong background in general cardiolgy. He also has particular interest in Maori and indigenous cardiac health, and works with several Maori health organizations nationwide.
Hospitals Practicing At: Mercy, Ormiston, Middlemore
Areas of Specialisation
Interventional Cardiology, Acute Coronary Syndromes, General Cardiology, Maori and Indigenous Cardiac Health
BHB, MBChB, MMedSci (Hons), FRACP