MB ChB 1996 Otago; FRACP 2006


Dr Justin Travers is a Respiratory Physician with expertise in general respiratory medicine, chronic cough, COPD, bronchoscopy and lung function testing. He is based at the Wakefield Heart Centre. He is an active researcher and has published journal articles on several topics in the field of respiratory medicine. He is the Clinical Head of Department of Respiratory Medicine at Hutt Hospital, a Clinical Lecturer at the University of Otago Wellington School of Medicine and a Clinical Advisor for Pharmac.


  • COPD
  • Respiratory physiology
  • Advanced bronchoscopy techniques

Title or Designation

Respiratory Physician

Post-Fellowship Training

Dr Justin Travers studied Medicine at the University of Otago. He completed specialist respiratory training at Wellington Hospital and at the Royal Brisbane Hospital. He then undertook a research fellowship at Queen’s University, Canada. He recently received a research doctorate from the Medical Research Institute of New Zealand.

Full NZ Registration Date

22 December 1997

Vocational Scope

Internal Medicine

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Contact Details

Dr Justin Travers is available at the following service:

This service is available at the following location:

Wakefield Heart Centre

Located from the Rintoul Street entrance, Newtown, Wellington

Wakefield Heart Centre