Dr Jeffrey Wong
MB ChB 1988 Auckland; Dip Com Em Med 1996 Auckland; FAMPA 2001; FRNZCGP 2011
Jeff was born in Waitakere Hospital in Henderson and spent most of his early days in West Auckland. He attended Auckland Grammar School before studying Medicine at Auckland University. Jeff began his career initially as an Urgent Care Practitioner and was the Clinical Director at one of the Southern Cross Clinics. He subsequently re-trained as a General Practitioner. He has completed a postgraduate Diploma in Obstetrics and Community Emergency Medicine. He has also completed postgraduate Certificates in Sexual Health (University of Auckland), Primary Skin Cancer Medicine (University of Queensland) and the preliminary certificate in Dive Medicine which allows him to certify commercial divers. He and Grabiel have one daughter together.
Jeff is a Fellow of the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners as well as the Royal New Zealand College of Urgent Care.
24 November 1988
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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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