About Mr Carl Muthu
Carl was born and raised in Hamilton, New Zealand. He went to Auckland Medical School where he graduated first in his class in 1999. He completed his surgical training in New Zealand including rotations at Auckland City Hospital, Middlemore Hospital, North Shore Hospital, Whangarei Hospital, Christchurch Hospital and Waikato Hospital. During his surgical training he received the Gordon Gordon Taylor Medical for the top Australasian candidate in the Part 1 Surgical Examinations in February 2002 and achieved a Diploma in Diagnostic Ultrasound (DDU Vascular) from the Australasian Society of Ultrasound in Medicine. He obtained his Fellowship from the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS) in Vascular Surgery in 2008. He then supplemented his surgical training with a two year fellowship at the Mayo Clinic in the USA.
Carl was appointed as a Consultant Vascular and Transplant Surgeon at Auckland City Hospital in 2010 and is currently an examiner in Vascular Surgery for the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.
Areas of Specialisation
Claudication, Leg Ulcers, Carotid Disease, Aortic Aneurysm Repair (Open & Endovascular), Varicose Vein Treatment (including Endovenous Ablation), Lower Limb Arterial Disease (Bypass Surgery & Angioplasty), Central Venous Port Placement, Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Peripheral angiogram, Peripheral angioplasty with stents, Varicose vein assessment & surgery, Endovenous laser treatment (EVLT), Ultrasound guided sclerotherapy (UGS)
MBChB, FRACS, DDU (Vasc)
Hospitals Practising at
Mercy Hosp, Auckland City Hosp