Education & training
Chris Ellis qualified in 1985 from the University of Southampton, and then trained in Cardiology both at the Wessex Cardiothoracic Centre in Southampton, England and at Green Lane Hospital, Auckland.
General practitioner treats patients of all ages from newborn babies to elderly people. GP have an important role to play in the management of acute care, chronic diseases and the treatment of patients with multiple health conditions. General practitioner (GP) treat all common medical conditions and refer patients to hospitals and other medical services for urgent and specialist treatment. Another important part of the work of a GP is preventative medicine and health promotion, include child immunisation and lifestyle modification. Cardiologists specializes in efficient and comprehensive management of common and complex cardiac conditions as well as diagnostic testing and treatment for patients with acute and chronic cardiovascular conditions delivering personalised, high-quality health care to patients with cardiac conditions. Wide range of heart conditions includes coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease, structural heart disease, pulmonary artery hypertension, heart failure, heart rhythm disorders, pacemakers and high blood pressure.