MB ChB 1992 Auckland; FRACP 2000


Richard is a consultant cardiologist at Christchurch Hospital and with the Christchurch Heart Group. He also holds an academic appointment as Professor in Medicine at the University of Otago, Christchurch, and is actively involved in ongoing cardiovascular research and teaching.


Richard has sub-specialty interests in cardiac imaging and echocardiography. He undertook his specialty training at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in the United States, and he has ongoing clinical and research collaboration with colleagues in both the United States and Europe.

Title or Designation


Full NZ Registration Date

20 January 1993

Vocational Scope

Internal Medicine

Contact Details

Dr Richard Troughton is available at the following service:

This service is available at the following location:

Milford Chambers, 249 Papanui Rd, Merivale, Christchurch

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