David Ferrar MBChB (Otago) FRCS FRACS (vascular) DDU (vascular)

Vascular surgeon

Mr Ferrar

Mr Ferrar has been a specialist in Vascular and Endovascular surgery in Hamilton since 2000. After qualifying from Otago Medical School in 1987 he trained in surgery in London and became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 1991. He then trained in Vascular Surgery working with Sir Norman Browse at St Thomas' Hospital in London. He returned to Auckland for the Australasian General Surgery training and became a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 1996. He undertook post-fellowship training in Vascular Surgery in Hamilton and in Melbourne before completing the FRACS in Vascular Surgery in 1999. He is also fully qualified sonologist in Vascular Ultrasound and holds a Diploma of Diagnostic Ultrasound from the Australasian Society of Ultrasound in Medicine. He is a consultant at Health Waikato and Director of the Vascular Ultrasound Lab at Waikato Hospital.

Mr Ferrar is an experienced and skilled surgeon. He has a particular interest in in the management of varicose veins and offers a full range of treatments including sclerotherapy, ultrasound guided sclerotherapy and surgery. He is also an endovascular specialist and performs interventions including angioplasty, stenting and endoluminal aortic aneurysm repair at Anglesea Cardiovascular Services Ltd.

Mr Ferrar is an affiliated provider for Southern Cross.