MB ChB 1989 Otago; FRACP 1999


Iain is a consultant cardiologist / cardiac electrophysiologist at Christchurch Hospital and with the Christchurch Heart Group. After training as a cardiologist in Christchurch Hospital, he undertook subspecialty training in Cardiac Electrophysiology at MCV Hospitals in the United States with Dr Kenneth Ellenbogen - a leading authority on cardiac pacing and device therapy.


Iain’s speciality is the medical and interventional management of heart rhythm disorders. Particular areas of interest include atrial fibrillation, investigation of palpitations, ablation of abnormal heart rhythms, cardiac pacing / device therapy, and the management of syncope. In addition to these areas, he is active in all aspects of general cardiology.



Title or Designation


Full NZ Registration Date

11 January 1991

Vocational Scope

Internal Medicine

Contact Details

Dr Iain Melton is available at the following service:

This service is available at the following location:

Milford Chambers, 249 Papanui Rd, Merivale, Christchurch

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