Dr Wil Harrison

MBChb, MMedSci (Hons), FRACP

Interventional Cardiologist

Work History

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 a Master's degree in cardiac pathology during medical training. Following graduation he worked at Tauranga Hospital then finished cardiology training in Auckland.

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.

 

Areas of Interest

Wil specialises in trans-radial and complex coronary interventions, acute coronary syndromes, and has a strong background in general cardiology. He also has particular interest in Maori and indigenous cardiac health, and has worked with several Maori health organizations nationwide.