Mr Murray Cox



Murray Cox is originally from New Plymouth. Since January 2009, Murray has worked as a Consultant Vascular Surgeon at Middlemore Hospital. 

In this work, he is involved in all areas of Vascular Surgery including:

  • carotid surgery
  • aortic (open and endovascular) surgery
  • peripheral surgery
  • renal access surgery
  • varicose vein surgery
  • hyperhidrosis surgery
  • hernia surgery

Other professional interests include surgeon training and resource utilisation in the setting of a limited health budget.

His position at Middlemore Hospital includes an attachment as an Honorary Clinical Lecturer with the University of Auckland Medical School. He currently is the head of the Trauma Service at Middlemore.

Murray is also available for consultation in the private sector.

He is married to a general surgeon and has two children.


MB ChB 1992 Otago; FRACS 2004; FRACS (Vasc Surg) 2009

Title or Designation

Vascular Surgeon, , General Surgeon, Vascular and General Surgeon

Post-fellowship Training

He attended medical school at Otago University and after his House Surgeon years back in Taranaki, he undertook General Surgical training through the Wellington region gaining the FRACS (General) in 2004.  After some time overseas gaining further experience in General Surgery and Trauma, he then completed the Australasian training in Vascular & Endovascular Surgery through Westmead (Sydney), Auckland and Waikato Hospitals gaining the FRACS (Vascular) in 2008.

Full NZ Registration Date

16 November 1993

Vocational Scope

Vascular Surgery, General Surgery

Contact Details

Mr Murray Cox is available at the following services:

Public Services

Counties Manukau Health Vascular Surgery Service

This service is available at the following locations:

Middlemore Hospital

Patient Enquiries (09) 276 5004 
Information or Visiting Hours (09) 270 4799
Outpatient appointments & surgical booking enquiries:
Ph (09) 277 1660 | Fax (09) 277 1600
Email: Customerservice@middlemore.co.nz

Emergency Department: Open 24 hours / 7 days, Phone (09) 276 0000

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.

Manukau Surgery Centre

Ph: (09) 277 1608 (Theatre Unit)
Ph: (09) 277 1655 (Ward Enquiries)
Ph: (09) 250 8034 (Rito Unit)
Email: customerservice@middlemore.co.nz

Outpatient appointments
& surgical booking enquiries
Ph (09) 277 1660

Private Surgical Services

Southern Cross Hospital New Plymouth - General Surgery

This service is available at the following location:

Southern Cross Hospital - New Plymouth

Southern Cross Hospital New Plymouth - Vascular

This service is available at the following location:

Southern Cross Hospital - New Plymouth