Dr Megan Cornere



MB ChB 1994 Auckland; FRACP 2001


Dr Cornere has expertise in all fields of respiratory medicine and a special interest in lung cancer, chronic cough, recurrent infection and asthma. She will be working out of the Medplus Building on Hauraki Corner and welcomes all referrals.

Title or Designation

Respiratory Physician, Respiratory Physician (Clinical Director)

Post-Fellowship Training

Dr Cornere graduated from the University of Auckland School of Medicine in 1994. She then trained in Internal Medicine specialising in Thoracic Medicine and is a member of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians, having gained her FRACP in 2001. With a keen interest in immunology and infectious disease she travelled to the United Kingdom where she studied for a PhD at Imperial College, gaining a fellowship from the British Infection Society. She was then awarded a grant from the Wellcome trust and continued her Research as a Clinical Fellow. Her research was aimed at manipulating the immune response to respiratory pathogens including influenza and tuberculosis. Following this she spent 2 years in San Jose California before returning to New Zealand in 2008 where she has been a Respiratory Physician at North Shore and Waitakere Hospitals and Clinical Director of Respiratory Medicine for the Waitemata DHB.

Full NZ Registration Date

5 December 1994

Vocational Scope

Internal Medicine

Contact Details

Dr Megan Cornere is available at the following services:

Private Services

Dr Megan Cornere - Respiratory Physician

This service is available at the following location:

326 Sunset Road, Mairangi Bay, Auckland

available for urgent referrals

Public Services

Waitematā DHB Respiratory Medicine

This service is available at the following location:

North Shore Hospital

Freephone 0800 80 93 42 - Waitemata DHB residential areas only
Patient enquiries:
(09) 486 8930

Emergency Department: Open 24 hours / 7 days, Phone (09) 486 8900