Dr Jonathan Tisch
BSc, MBChB, FRACP, FCSANZ, PG Cert Sports Cardiology
Jonathan is a graduate of Otago Medical School and Christchurch Clinical School. He trained in Cardiology at Christchurch Hospital and completed a fellowship in cardiac imaging and adult congenital heart disease at the Yorkshire Heart Centre, Leeds, UK. He has been a Consultant Cardiologist at Tauranga and Whakatane Hospitals since 1999 and Clinical Director since 2005. He is a general cardiologist with special interests in imaging, angiography, pacemaker and defibrillator implantation, sports cardiology and cardiac inherited diseases.
He has post graduate qualifications in Pacing and Defibrillation from the international Heart Rhythm society and recently trained in Sports Cardiology at St Georges University, London. He has been on the NZ committees of the College of Physicians and the Cardiac Society of Australia and NZ. He is chair of the Midland regional cardiac Network and is the local representative of the NZ Cardiac Inherited diseases group.
He is a keen mountain biker and road cyclist.