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Spencer Beasley

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Paediatric Surgeon and Urologist

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Tony Walls

Infectious Diseases Specialist and General Paediatrician

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Paediatric Specialists Christchurch

Tony Walls. Infectious Diseases Specialist and General Paediatrician at Children’s Specialist Centre, Christchurch.

Tony Walls

(MB ChB DCH PGDipTertT(Otago) MD(Lond) FRACP)
Infectious Diseases Specialist and General Paediatrician at Children’s Specialist Centre, Christchurch.

Paediatric Infectious Diseases Specialist Christchurch, Tony first trained at Dunedin and Christchurch hospitals before graduating from the University of Otago.  Like many of our excellent doctors, he then pursued further specialist training in the United Kingdom.

At The Royal London, which is an internationally renowned teaching hospital and one of the UK’s largest and busiest paediatric facilities, Tony began his training as a Paediatric Infectious Disease Specialist. 

Three years at the famous Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children in London extended Tony’s experience in children’s infectious disease management and immunology while he completed an MD at the University of London.  During his time in London, he also worked at The Harley St Clinic.

After working for 3 years as a Consultant at the Sydney Children’s Hospital he returned to his home town of Christchurch.

Tony is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Paediatrics at the University of Otago in Christchurch. In addition to his research into childhood infectious diseases, he teaches medical students and works as a General Paediatrician at Christchurch Hospital.

Tony’s role at the Children’s Specialist Centre as Paediatric Infectious Diseases Specialist Christchurch and General Paediatrician allows him to share his expertise in managing the care of children, especially those with recurrent or unusual infections. 

He can give expert advice on immunizations and manage a wide range of child health problems.

Tony is also an associate professor at the University of Otago, Christchurch.

Infectious Diseases Specialist and General Paediatrician at Children’s Specialist Centre, Christchurch.