Colin is an
Otologist and Hearing Implant Surgeon for Children and Adults, based at
Starship and Gillies Hospitals. His specialist area is management of congenital
ear disorders and deafness. He is an Honorary Senior Lecturer in Surgery at the
University of Auckland and has taught on the Maud programme for over 20 years.
He is a Director of Hearing House (cochlear implant programme rehabilitation)
and Chair of the Northern Regional Paediatric Implant Clinical Programme. Colin
also runs the multi- disciplinary Microtia- Atresia clinical programme based at
Starship, which has over 300 patients. He is a member of the NZ Ministry of
Health Advisory group on neonatal hearing screening since inception, and a past
president of the Australian and NZ Society of Paediatric Otolaryngology.