MB ChB 1999 Otago; FRACP 2007


Additional language skills:

  • Mandarin and Cantonese


I have a broad range of interests in all aspects of gastroenterology, but have a particular interest in:

  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Disease
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS)
  • Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopangreatography (ERCP)
  • Interventional Endoscopy.

Title or Designation


Post-Fellowship Training

I attended Otago Medical School, graduating in 1999. I completed my specialist training in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology in the Auckland region in 2007. In 2008 I did a two year research fellowship in advanced therapeutic endoscopy in Hong Kong at the Institute of Digestive Disease, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong. I returned to Auckland and am practicing at Middlemore Hospital as a Consultant Gastroenterologist and General Physician and from 2015 will be the President of the Auckland Chinese Medical Association.

Full NZ Registration Date

29 November 2000

Vocational Scope

Internal Medicine

Contact Details

Dr Derek Luo is available at the following services:

This service is available at the following locations:

Middlemore Hospital

Patient Enquiries (09) 276 5004 or 0800 266 513
Information or Visiting Hours (09) 270 4799
Outpatient appointments & surgical booking enquiries:
Ph (09) 277 1660  or O800 266 513
Email: customerservice@cmdhb.org.nz

Emergency Department: Open 24 hours / 7 days, Phone (09) 276 0000 or
FREEPHONE 0800 266 513

Manukau SuperClinicâ„¢

Manukau SuperClinic™ has a Call Centre to receive incoming calls related to outpatient services. The Call Centre is open to receive calls between 7:30 AM and 6:00 PM Monday to Friday.

Private Services

Greenlane Medical Specialists

This service is available at the following location:

Ascot Office Park, 93-95 Ascot Avenue, Greenlane, Auckland