Darren's special interests are in cardiac electro-physiology including ablation of SVT, atrial fibrillation and ventricular tachycardia.


MB ChB 2005 Auckland; FRACP 2012


Electrophysiology (EP)

Title or Designation

Cardiologist and Electrophysiologist

Post-fellowship Training

Darren completed a PhD in cardiac electro-physiology in 2002. Trained in cardiology in Auckland, gaining FRACP in 2012. And undertook sub-specialist training in cardiac electro-physiology in Christchurch in 2013 and Bordeaux in 2014.

Full NZ Registration Date

4 December 2006

Vocational Scope

Internal Medicine

Healthlink EDI


Contact Details

Prof Darren Hooks is available at the following services:

This service is available at the following location:

Wakefield Heart Centre

  • Phone

    (04) 381 8115

  • Fax

    (04) 381 8116

  • Healthlink EDI


  • Email


Located from the Rintoul Street entrance, Newtown, Wellington

Wakefield Heart Centre

Public Services

Capital & Coast DHB Cardiology Service

This service is available at the following location:

Wellington Hospital - Nga Puna Waiora