MB ChB 2003 Auckland; FRACP 2013 - Internal medicine


Dr Atkinson grew up on the North Shore and brings a wealth of knowledge in IBD care and gut related conditions. He is a skilled endoscopist and combines his expertise with his caring and empathetic nature.

Nathan is a strong advocate of clinical trials in Inflammatory Bowel Disease, working to offer patients treatment options not otherwise available.

He works with the New Zealand Familial GI Cancer Service, with expertise in polyposis syndromes and the sometime difficult conversations that arise with their treatment to prevent cancers.

Nathan is an advocate of intestinal ultrasound and has published a number of articles in this area.  He collaborates in international research groups, which bring together patient experience from around the world to enable meaningful study of less common conditions.

Title or Designation


Full NZ Registration Date

12 December 2003

Vocational Scope

Internal Medicine

Contact Details

Dr Nathan Atkinson is available at the following services:

This service is available at the following location:

Rodney Surgical Centre, 77 Morrison Drive, Warkworth, Auckland

GPs can also direct refer through "the referrers assistant" via Care Select

Private Services

Nathan Atkinson - Gastroenterologist

This service is available at the following location:

Shakespeare Specialist Centre, 181 Shakespeare Road, Milford, Auckland

Public Services

NZ Familial Gastrointestinal Cancer Service (NZFGCS)

This service is available at the following location:

Waitematā DHB Gastroenterology Services

This service is available at the following locations:

North Shore Hospital

Waitakere Hospital