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Associate Professor Tim Eglinton

Tim EglintonAssociate Professor and Head of Department
Colorectal Surgeon

MBChB MMedSc FRACS FACS FCSSANZ

Email tim.eglinton@cdhb.health.nz

Tim Eglinton is a consultant Colorectal and General Surgeon, Associate Professor in Surgery and Head of the Department of Surgery at the University of Otago, Christchurch.

He also teaches 4th to 6th year medical students.

Associate Professor Eglinton is a member of the ANZ Training Board in Colon and Rectal Surgery and the RACS Surgical Skills Training Committee.

Research interests

Tim's research interests include:

  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Colorectal cancer
  • Diverticular disease.