Ian was raised in Auckland, and completed his first degree in dentistry at the University of Otago in 1993. He then spent several years working in Auckland Hospitals before completing his medical degree and masters in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in 2002.

He extended his training by working in both Christchurch and Auckland and was awarded the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons Fellowship in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, achieving the medal for the highest mark in the final exam through out New Zealand and Australia. 

Ian has since worked as a consultant at the Auckland Hospitals as well as working in private practice in both Auckland and Christchurch.


MB ChB 2002 Otago; FRACDS (OMS) 2006

Title or Designation

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon

Full NZ Registration Date

4 December 2003

Vocational Scope

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Contact Details

Dr Ian Cathro is available at the following services:

This service is available at the following location:

Quay Park Health Building, 60-70 Beach Road, Central Auckland, Auckland

Private Services

Dr Ian Cathro - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon

This service is available at the following location:

Ascot Central, 7 Ellerslie Racecourse Drive, Remuera, Auckland

Public Services

Auckland DHB Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery - Regional Service

This service is available at the following locations:

Greenlane Clinical Centre

Middlemore Hospital

Auckland City Hospital

Starship Child Health, Central Auckland

Private Surgical Services

Gillies Hospital Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

This service is available at the following location:

Gillies Hospital