Usha Shan is a general surgeon and Lead Breast & Oncoplastic Surgeon. She established the breast nurse led clinic, developed the electronic breast triaging system, as well as guidelines and pathways on Health Point for GPs in Northland.
Usha is a Board member of NZ National Training Committee, and is the RACS Training supervisor for surgical trainees in Northland.
She put Northland on the international stage when she presented her audit of practice in relation to the innovative Tennis Racquet incision surgery she performs —ORBS Nottingham 2015.
MB BS 1983 Mysore; FRACS 2001
Breast / Oncoplastic Surgery
Title or Designation
General Surgeon - Breast and Oncoplastic
Full NZ Registration Date
7 September 1992
Dr Usha Shan is available at the following service: