MB ChB 1986 Auckland; DCH 1988 Otago; FRNZCGP 2007


Dr David Chan was born and educated in Gisborne and graduated from Auckland Medical School in 1986. He has an interest in paediatrics and promoting overall health through fitness and exercise. He encourages an exercise based holistic approach to improve a patient's wellbeing. He is a keen skier, kite-boarder, kite-blader and he has been a regular competitor in the Round Taupo bike race for the past 9 years. He has been aiming to run the Auckland Half Marathon in under 2 hours  for the past 13 years  and Round the Bays fun run in 40 minutes. He has extensive knowlege of sports nutrition and training. 



Registration Date

25 November 1986

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.

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Contact Details

Dr David Chan is available at the following service:

This service is available at the following location:

17 Aberfeldy Avenue, Highland Park, Auckland

  • Phone

    (09) 537 3208

  • Fax

    (09) 537 3898

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