Alan Fraser

Alan Fraser


About Alan Fraser

Alan Fraser was trained at the University of Otago and graduated in 1980. He trained in Waikato and Auckland Hospitals, then moved to the Royal Free Hospital, London, to a research fellow position for the next three years. He was awarded the Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College in 1990, and MD, University of Otago, in 1994. In 1998, he returned to England on sabbatical, this time to Oxford, to develop a research interest in inflammatory bowel disease, Crohn’s Disease and ulcerative colitis.

He is Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Auckland and is responsible for all teaching in gastroenterology at the School of Medicine from second year to the final year.

He continues an acive involvement in research, particularly on the influence of diet and genetics in Crohn’s Disease. He is a member of the Executive of the New Zealand Society for Gastroenterology and oversees training of gastroenterology registrars in NZ. He has presented widely at conferences throughout the world on a range of research topics and has published close to 100 articles.

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Gender: Male


MBChB (Otago) (1980), FRACP (1990), MD (Otago) (1994)

  • Executive Committee member NZ Society of Gastroenterology (2002 – current)
  • Chairperson, RACP committee for training in Gastroenterology
  • Chairperson, Endoscopy Specialists committee at MercyAscot Hospital
  • Member, International Editorial Board for Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics (since 1995)
Hospitals Practising at:
Mercy Hosp Epsom,
Mercy Endoscopy North Shore,
Endoscopy Auckland, Epsom

Services & Treatments

Specialising in all aspects of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Gastroscopy & Colonoscopy (diagnostic & all therapeutic procedures)

Associate Professor of Medicine

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Endoscopy performed at
  • Endoscopy Auckland, Epsom
  • MercyAscot Endoscopy, Northshore
  • MercyAscot Hospital, Epsom

Southern Cross Affiliated Provider for Selected Services

Consulting Rooms, Mercy Specialist Ctr, Epsom, Auckland

Phone09 630 1838
Mobile021 630 672
Fax09 630 8589
EDI akgastro
Street Address
Mercy Specialist Ctr
100 Mountain Rd

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Endoscopy performed at - Endoscopy Auckland, Epsom

Phone09 623 2020
Mobile027 499 1228
Fax09 623 1010
EDI akgastro
Street Address
148 Gillies Ave

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Endoscopy performed at - Mercy Ascot Endoscopy Takapuna

Phone09 486 4346
Fax09 486 4347
EDI akgastro
Street Address
MercyAscot Endoscopy North Shore
46 Taharoto Rd

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Endoscopy performed at - Mercy Ascot Endoscopy Epsom

Phone09 623 5725
Fax09 623 5704
EDI akgastro
Street Address
MercyAscot Hospital
98 Mountain Rd
Postal Address
PO Box 9911
Auckland 1149

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Definitions of Services


The colon (or large bowel/large intestine) starts at the end of the small intestine and ends at the rectum and anus. In a colonoscopy a long flexible tube (a colonoscope) is threaded up through themore


A Gastroenterologist specialises in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and disorders of the digestive system (Gastroenterology). These may affect the oesophagus, stomach, small intestine andmore


Gastroscopy is an examination of the inside of the oesophagus (throat), stomach and duodenum (the first section of small intestine). It is performed by using a thin, flexible fibre-optic instrumentmore