Dr Richard Sullivan
Dr Sullivan studied in Christchurch, Dunedin, Wellington and Auckland before specialising in Medical Oncology. He focuses on treating patients with lung cancer, brain tumours and mesothelioma.
Richard is currently the Director of the Northern Cancer Network, Deputy CMO at Auckland City Hospital, the Director of Cancer and Blood at Auckland City Hospital, the Director of Cancer Outcomes at Auckland City Hospital and a Director at Canopy Cancer Care.
Richard is the principal investigator on several New Zealand lung cancer research trials. He also sits on numerous national cancer-related committees and is currently Chair of the National Adolescent Cancer Working Group.
Richard brings a strong focus on improving experiences and outcomes for his patients and their families when they find themselves embarking on the cancer treatment journey.
MB ChB 1994 Otago; FRACP 2004
- Head and Neck
- Lung Cancer
- Brain Tumours
Title or Designation
Medical Oncologist - Thoracic Cancer Stream, Medical Oncologist
Full NZ Registration Date
18 December 1995
Dr Richard Sullivan is available at the following services:
This service is available at the following location:
Auckland City Hospital
(09) 367 0000
(09) 375 4300
(09) 307 4949
Admission & Planning Unit
Ext 24210 / 23225 | Fax: (09) 375 7038
Acute Referrals Service
(09) 375 7030, Ext: 24048 |Fax: (09) 307 2858
(09) 376 0000, open 24 hours / 7 days
Outpatient appointments & surgical booking enquiries
(09) 638 0400 / email@example.com
Mental Health Services
24 Hour Crisis Line
GP / External Specialist Help Desk
(09) 307 2800