Assoc Prof Jonathan Koea

MB ChB 1989 Auckland; FRACS 1998


  • Surgery of the liver, gallbladder, bile ducts and pancreas
  • Upper gastrointestinal surgery
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • General surgery and hernia repairs

Post Fellowship training

  • International Fellow in Surgical Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre, New York, 1998
  • Hepatobiliary Fellow, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre, New York, 1999

Current Appointment

  • Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery, University of Auckland
  • Head of the Hepato-pancreatico-biliary/Upper Gastrointestinal Unit, North Shore Hospital
  • Visiting Surgeon, Whangarei Hospital, Northland District Health Board

Professional Associations

  • Foundation member, Indigeous Health Committee, RACP (since 2008)
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Association for Cancer Research
  • Society of Surgical Oncology
  • The Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
  • Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons
  • American Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary Association
  • NZ Association of General Surgeons (Advanced Trainee Representative 1994-96)
  • NZ Society of Oncology
  • Te Ohu Rata O Aotearoa