MB ChB 1991 Auckland; FANZCA 2008

Title or Designation

Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine Specialist

Full NZ Registration Date

7 May 2004

Vocational Scope


Contact Details

Prof Simon Mitchell is available at the following service:

This service is available at the following location:

91 Calliope Road, Devonport

12:00 AM to 12:00 AM.

Emergency Referrals:
Diving Emergency Service (DES) 24 hours a day, 7 days a week:
Ph 0800 4 DES 111 (0800 4 337 111) or if outside New Zealand: Ph 64 9 3746758

Elective (non-emergency) Referrals:

Inpatients: SMO please complete e-referral in Clinical Portal. If you wish to discuss appropriateness of referral, please contact Clinical Director, Dr Chris Sames on 021 1255687.

Other patients: Medical staff please click on the following link to open the referral form and complete all details and email it to Dr Chris Sames at chris.sames@waitematadhb.govt.nz

Tours and Technical Information:

Phone: (09) 4872213
Or contact online here

Dive Medicals:
Occupational & Recreational: Dr Chris Sames
Contact online here

Diver Alert Network:
Oxygen Provider Training: Basil Murphy
Contact online here