Dr Niels van Pelt is a consultant cardiologist at Middlemore Hospital, Auckland. After training in medicine and cardiology in Auckland, he completed a fellowship in non-invasive cardiac imaging at the Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
He has worked at Middlemore Hospital as a consultant cardiologist since 2007 where he is also the director of the coronary care unit and established the cardiac CT programme. He is also involved in the training of cardiologists and teaching medical students.
Currently he is the Chair of the New Zealand Cardiac Imaging Working Group of the Cardiac Society of Australia/New Zealand. He is also a member of the Imaging Council of the CSANZ.
Dr van Pelt consults on all areas of adult cardiology. Areas of particular clinical interest and expertise include the diagnosis and management of ischaemic heart disease, modification of cardiac risk factors, echocardiography and cardiac CT.
Outside of work Niels enjoys sport including golf and tennis, running and spending time with his family.
Dr van Pelt will consult from East Care, 260 Botany Road, Howick as well as the Ascot Hospital, Greenlane.