MB ChB 1988 Otago; FRACP 1999


John is a consultant cardiologist with the Christchurch Heart Group and the Canterbury District Health Board. He is also an Honorary Senior Lecturer with the University of Otago, Christchurch School of Medicine.


As well as general cardiology, John has subspecialty interests in echocardiography and adult congenital heart disease.

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Post-Fellowship Training

After completing research in Christchurch on neurohormonal aspects of cardiac disease, he spent 2 years as a Research and Clinical Fellow at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. On returning to New Zealand he was the National Heart Foundation Senior Fellow prior to his current clinical appointment.

Full NZ Registration Date

24 November 1989

Vocational Scope

Internal Medicine

Contact Details

Dr John Lainchbury 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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