MB ChB 1998 Auckland; FRACP 2010


Karen is a New Zealand trained medical oncologist with expertise in the care of breast cancer and cancers of unknown primary.

Karen worked extensively throughout the United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand before receiving her FRACP in 2006. Karen completed medical oncology training in Auckland and Waikato, and was subsequently awarded the Murray Jackson fellowship. Karen has extensive experience in leadership roles within the Auckland and Northland cancer services, having worked as the Clinical Director of Medical Oncology for Northland Health from 2010-14, leading the project to establish a telehealth service, and as Thoracic Oncology Team lead at Auckland Hospital. Karen has also worked in breast, gastrointestinal and thoracic oncology throughout her career.


  • Breast cancer and cancers of unknown primary

Title or Designation

Medical Oncologist

Full NZ Registration Date

14 February 2005

Vocational Scope

Internal Medicine

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Contact Details

Dr Karen Amies is available at the following service:

This service is available at the following location:

Northern Clinic - Southern Cross North Harbour Campus, 212 Wairau Road, Wairau Valley, Auckland

General Enquiries and Referrals
T (09) 220 3333
F (09) 925 4496

Clinic Nurse
M 021 242 4310

T (09) 220 3333
F (09) 925 4496
Complete the electronic referral form here

Oncology Wellness Centre (Physiotherapy, Psychology, Dietetics & Massage)