Dr Phillip Matsis

Cardiology, Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology

  • 04 381 8115
  • 04 381 8116
  • Healthlink: wakheart
  • Practises at:
  • Wakefield Hospital
  • Consults at:
  • Wakefield Heart Centre, 99 Rintoul Street, Newtown, Wellington

Dr Phillip Matsis



Specialist Training

Graduate of the Auckland School of Medicine and completed cardiology training at Wellington Hospital. Undertook a two year post graduate training interventional cardiology fellowship at Philadelphia, USA supported by a New Zealand NHF training fellowship. 

About Phillip Matsis

Areas of expertise include general adult cardiology, clinical and invasive assessment of coronary heart disease along with advanced techniques for coronary intervention including balloon angioplasty, rotoblation and stent treatment; balloon mitral valvuloplasty for management of mitral stenosis and rheumatic valvular heart disease; structural heart disease management with ASD, left atrial appendage occlusion, PFO closure, balloon aortic valvuloplasty and TAVI (transcatheter aortic value intervention); implantation of permanent pacemakers and implantable loop recorders. 

Senior clinical lecturer in cardiology at Otago University Wellington School of Medicine.