Dr James Lai


Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery MBChB (Auckland) 1993

Fellow of the Royal College of Anaesthetists (UK) 1999

Fellow of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists 2002

Clinical Appointment

Consultant Anaesthetist Auckland City Hospital 2003

Official Roles

Clinical Senior Lecturer, Dept of Anaesthesiology, University of Auckland

Special Interests

Trauma, vascular surgery, regional anaesthesia, ultrasound, echocardiography and perioperative medicine Teaching roles = clinical medicine and neuropharmacology at the Auckland University School of Medicine. Teaching roles = ultrasound and echocardiography for the University of Melbourne at courses around the world

I am married with 3 teenage children. We live in central Auckland and have an energetic Golden Retriever. My hobbies are soccer, hiking, guitar and travelling the world in search of great food

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