Ass. Prof Malcolm Legget



Work History

Malcolm Legget trained in cardiology at Greenlane Hospital and at the University of Washington, Seattle.

He was Director of Echocardiography at Greenlane Hospital from 1995-2000, and is now a consultant cardiologist at the Auckland Heart Group and Auckland City Hospital.

He is an Honorary Senior Lecturer in Medicine at the University of Auckland. Malcolm has been part of the team that has established CT coronary angiography and percutaneous aortic valve implantation through the Auckland Heart Group and Intra.

He has continued research into valvular heart disease, and completed the degree of Doctor of Medicine in 2008.


Areas of Interest

His special areas of interest include cardiac imaging, the treatment and prevention of ischaemic heart disease, and the management of valvular heart disease.