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Dr Aidan Williams

General Practitioner

Qualifications

MB ChB 2005 Dundee; CCT (UK) (GP) 2011; MRCGP 2011; FRNZCGP 2014

Profile

Aidan joined the practice in 2013, and hasn’t looked back. He enjoys working with the people of Kawerau trying to achieve the best care for all, and his cheery manner hopes to put all at ease.
Aidan trained in Scotland, with postgraduate training in England (MRCGP 2011), Scotland and New Zealand. After completing training and working overseas including time in India and Tanzania, he decided that Kawerau was the place to be.
Through training Aidan took in rotations through Medicine for Elderly, Orthopaedics and Trauma, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Accident and Emergency, Psychiatry, General Medicine, Rheumatology, Neurology and General Surgery.
Aidan has completed the DFSRH (Diploma in Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Health UK) and has completed minor surgery in general practice courses arranged through RCGP.
Aidan worked in Taranaki in general practice and at the base hospital. He completed his Fellowship of the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners in 2014.
Aidan is settled with his wife and 2 children, and maintains an active interest in horticulture, attempts to catch fish whilst standing in the water or on the beach, tramping and the outdoors.

Gender

Male / Tāne

Registration Date

13 May 2016

Vocationally Registered

Yes (What's this?)

The term "vocational registration" indicates that this doctor has done some additional years of further study and has passed comprehensive examinations set by the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners. In addition to these examinations she/he has committed to an ongoing programme of study to keep up to date with the advances in general practice. His/her participation in this study programme is audited. Passing the examinations and the commitment to the study programme confers on this doctor the status of "specialist" in general practice, and is your assurance that this doctor is practicing to a high standard.

Doctors who are not vocationally registered can currently work in general practice as long as they are under the supervision of a vocationally registered general practitioner. The Medical Council of New Zealand would like all doctors who work in general practice to attain vocational registration and many doctors who are not vocationally registered are currently working towards achieving this qualification.

Contact Details

Dr Aidan Williams is available at the following service:

This service is available at the following location:

104 Onslow Street, Kawerau