Dr Laird Cameron

09 623 5602 Auckland
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About Dr Laird Cameron

Laird Cameron is a Medical Oncologist specialising in lung, mesothelioma and head & neck malignancies.

Having initially completed a BSc majoring in biochemistry, Laird graduated from Otago Medical School in 2003. He undertook his core general medical and oncology training in Wellington. Laird is dual trained and gained membership as both a general physician and medical oncologist with the Royal Australasian College of Physicians in 2015.

From 2014 to 2016 he completed a clinical fellowship in lung and head & neck malignancies at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre in Melbourne, Australia with a strong emphasis on translating new treatments to better outcomes for cancer patients including targeted therapies and immunotherapy. He has peer-reviewed publications in treating ALK-rearranged lung cancers.

Laird takes pride in tailoring treatments to the needs and goals of the patient, he communicates clearly and has an open and caring approach.

Laird has been treating lung cancer at Auckland Hospital since his return to New Zealand in 2016. He is the New Zealand representative on the Australasian Lung Trials Group and is committed to improving the health of New Zealanders with cancer through active involvement in research.


Lung, Mesothelioma and Head & Neck Cancer

Hospitals Practicing At: Canopy Cancer Care, Auckland City


Medical Oncologist

Specialist experience includes: a Clinical fellowship at The Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre in Melbourne.

Year of Registration as Specialist 2014

Contact Dr Laird Cameron

09 638 7295
Mercy Specialist Centre
98 Mountain Road

98 Mountain Road Auckland 1023 New Zealand