David attended Medical School in Manchester, UK and qualified MBChB in 1988. He completed postgraduate training in London and Edinburgh including a Paediatric Anaesthesia fellowship.

UK Fellowship (FRCA) 1994

Emigrated to New Zealand 2001

Australasian Fellowship (FANZCA) 2011

Current positions: Specialist Anaesthetist, Waitemata DHB; private practice, Anaesthesia Associates.

Administrative input to Anaesthesia Associates (Chairman 2013 to 2015), Southern Cross North Harbour (hospital clinical medical committee, 2012 to present) and MercyAscot (anaesthesia advisory group 2012 to present).

Personal: David is married with four children, lives in Parnell and loves being a Kiwi. He is interested in staying fit and staying happy, motorcycling, current affairs and music.


Anaesthesia for:

  • upper GI surgery including bariatric, reflux and cancer surgery
  • joint replacement
  • breast surgery
  • cosmetic surgery
  • paediatric surgery


MB ChB 1988 Manc; FRCA 1994

Title or Designation

Specialist Anaesthetist

Full NZ Registration Date

16 October 2002

Vocational Scope


Contact Details

Dr David Findlow is available at the following service:

This service is available at the following location:

North Shore Hospital

Freephone 0800 80 93 42 - Waitemata DHB residential areas only
Patient enquiries:
(09) 486 8930

Emergency Department: Open 24 hours / 7 days, Phone (09) 486 8900

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