Dr Russell Walmsley

Dr Russell Walmsley

Consultant at Waitemata Endoscopy
Dr Russell Walmsley

Qualifications
MB ChB 1986 (Bristol), MD (Bristol) 2000, FRCP 2005, FRACP 2006.

Title or Designation
Gastroenterologist and Endoscopist

Special Clinical Interests

Dr. Walmsley's areas of expertise include the management of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (including Chromoendoscopy for bowel cancer screening), Barrett's oesophagus (including Radio Frequency Ablation therapy, and Endoscopic Mucosal Resection) and Endoscopic UltraSound (EUS).

At Waitemata DHB he is involved in EUS, IBD, Nutritional Failure and Endoscopy Training Lead.
He is Chair of the Endoscopy Governance Group for New Zealand (EGGNZ).

Professional Profile

Dr. Walmsley is a graduate of the University of Bristol, England and underwent specialty training in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine in the UK. His doctoral research is in inflammatory bowel disease, undertaken at the Royal Free Hospital, London and Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge.

Full Registration Date
2 November 2001

Vocational Scope
Internal Medicine

Current Membership of Professional/other bodies

I am currently a member of the New Zealand Society of Gastroenterology.

Practising at
Waitemata Endoscopy located at Northern Clinic at Southern Cross Hospital, North Harbour Campus, 212 Wairau Road, 0629
Waitemata District Health Board

Consulting at
Waitemata Gastroenterolgy – 15 Shea Terrace, Takapuna 0622 – Phone 09 920 6746