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Dr James McKevitt

General Practitioner


MB ChB 1981 Otago; Dip Obst 1986 Auckland; M 1997 F 1998 RNZCGP


Jim graduated from Otago University in 1981. After hospital training in Whakatāne, the United Kingdom and Auckland he entered general practice in Whakatāne in 1986. 

He enjoys working in a supportive family atmosphere at Phoenix Health. He has an active interest in child health, health for the elderly and skin cancer surgery. 

Outside of work, he enjoys trying to stay fit on his mountain bike, languages, painting and travel

Registration Date

1 March 1983

Vocationally Registered

Yes (What's this?)

A "Vocationally Registered" doctor has qualifications and experience that allow them to be registered as a specialist in a particular scope of practice e.g. General Practice, Urgent Care. These doctors can work independently in New Zealand.

To learn more about different scopes of practice and types of registration visit the Medical Council of New Zealand website.

Contact Details

Dr James McKevitt is available at the following service:

This service is available at the following location:

Pyne Street, Whakatāne