MB BCh BAO 1995 NU Ireland; FRCR 2003


Dr Brendan Buckley is an interventional radiologist with 20 years of experience in image-guided minimally invasive treatments.

Dr Buckley qualified from University College Cork, Ireland in 1995. He trained in surgery in London, before going on to study Radiology at Oxford. Over the following two years, he completed fellowships in Interventional Radiology at Oxford and the University of British Columbia, and Vancouver general Hospitals.

After completing his extensive training in interventional radiology Dr Buckley settled in Auckland and has been a consultant at Auckland City Hospital since 2005. He is the Clinical Director of Interventional Radiology at Auckland City Hospital. During his time at Auckland City Hospital and Mercy Hospital, he has introduced many new minimally invasive procedures to New Zealand, leading in the areas of interventional oncology, embolisation, and vascular malformations.

Dr Buckley has been an invited speaker at national and international conferences in interventional radiology, and actively contributes to research in IR. He is on the executive of the Interventional Radiology Society of Australasia and is actively involved in education and training in interventional radiology. He is involved with further developing the specialty of interventional radiology with the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiology.


Fibroid Embolisation and Interventional Oncology


Interventional Oncology, Women’s Intervention and Interventional Urology

Title or Designation

Interventional Radiologist

Post-Fellowship Training

Brendan Buckley BSc MB BCh BAO (NUI) MRCS FRCR trained in surgery in London, before going on to train in radiology in Oxford, UK. He undertook fellowships in Interventional Radiology both at Oxford and at the University of British Columbia and Vancouver General Hospital, Canada. He has been a consultant Interventional Radiologist at Auckland City Hospital since 2004.


Male / Tāne

Full NZ Registration Date

26 September 2006

Vocational Scope

Diagnostic & Interventional Radiology

Contact Details

Dr Brendan Buckley is available at the following services:

This service is available at the following location:

Auckland City Hospital

7:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

  • Patient enquiries

    (09) 375 4300

  • Known extension/pager

    (09) 307 4949

  • Acute Referrals Service

    (09) 375 7030, Ext: 24048 

  • Emergency Department

    (09) 367 0000, open 24 hours / 7 days

  • Outpatient appointments & surgical booking enquiries

    (09) 638 0400 / scheduling@adhb.govt.nz 

Mental Health Services

  • 24 Hour Crisis Line

    0800 800717

  • GP / External Specialist Help Desk

    (09) 307 2800

Private Services

Brendan Buckley - Interventional Radiology Associates

This service is available at the following location:

Mercy Specialist Centre, 100 Mountain Road, Epsom, Auckland


This service is available at the following locations:

Mercy Hospital, 98 Mountain Road, Epsom, Auckland

Northern Clinic - Southern Cross North Harbour Campus, 212 Wairau Road, Wairau Valley, Auckland