Russell Walmsley
Russell Walmsley

Russell Walmsley



Gastroscopy, Colonoscopy, Endoscopic Ultrasound, Flexible Sigmoidoscopy, RFA

Medical expertise and background of A/Prof Russell Walmsley

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

Title or Designation
Gastroenterologist and Endoscopist

Special Clinical Interests

Associate Professor 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 Te Whatu Ora (Health NZ) Waitemata 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

Associate Professor 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 North, 212 Wairau Road, Wairau Valley, 0627
Waitemata Endoscopy West, 53 Lincoln Road, Henderson, 0610
North Shore Hospital, Auckland
Waitakere Hospital, Auckland

Consulting at
Waitemata Gastroenterology – Phone 09 920 6746 for appointments on the North Shore and West Auckland

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