MB ChB 2002 Stellenbosch; MMed (Otol) 2010 Stellenbosch


Hailing from South Africa, Graeme trained at the University of Stellenbosch, obtaining his MBChB degree in 2002. He obtained his MMed / Specialist ENT qualification cum laude at the same institution in 2010. From 2014 – 2016 he pursued a paediatric ENT fellowship at Starship Children’s Health.

He has published multiple scientific articles in international peer reviewed journals and is the author of a number of book chapters on paediatric ENT. He is an invited reviewer for international journals including the International Journal of Paediatric Otolaryngology.

Graeme is a consultant ENT surgeon at Starship Hospital and also has a private paediatric ENT practice, consulting from Gillies Hospital in Epsom and Mairangi Bay Medical Centre.


Special interests:

  • paediatric airway compromise
  • sleep disordered breathing
  • sinus disease
  • congenital neck disorders.

Title or Designation

Paediatric ORL Surgeon

Vocational Scope

Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery

Contact Details

Mr Graeme van der Meer is available at the following services:

This service is available at the following location:

Starship Child Health, Central Auckland

General Enquiries:
(09) 3074949
Outpatient Appointments:
(09) 638 0400 or 0800 PATIENT 0800 728 436 or scheduling@adhb.govt.nz
Emergency Department:
Open 24 hours / 7 days, Phone (09) 307 4902
GP/External Specialist Help Desk:
(09) 3072800

Private Services

Auckland Children's ENT

This service is available at the following locations:

Mauranui Clinic, 86 Great South Road, Epsom, Auckland

2 Penzance Road, Mairangi Bay, Auckland

Private Surgical Services

Southern Cross Gillies Hospital - Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery

This service is available at the following location:

Southern Cross Gillies Hospital