Mr Richard Evans

Endovascular Surgery, Vascular Surgery

  • 0800 45 45 88
  • 022 683 7860
  • Healthlink: evohcare
  • Website
  • Practises at:
  • Bowen Hospital
  • Consults at:
  • Bowen Specialist Centre, 98 Churchill Drive, Crofton Downs, Wellington
  • Wakefield Specialist Centre, Rintoul Street, Newtown, Wellington

Mr Richard Evans


MBCHB (Otago), FRACS (General Surgery), FRACS (Vascular), DDU (Vascular)

Special interests 
  • Vascular and endovascular surgery
  • Transplant surgery
  • Vascular ultrasound
Special Clinical Interests:
  • All aspects of arterial and venous surgery
  • Varicose vein laser ablation
  • Renal transplant surgery
  • Thoracic and abdominal aneurysm endovascular stenting
  • Peripheral arterial angioplasty and stenting
  • Spider vein and facial vein treatment cutaneous laser therapy
  • Hyperhidrosis with Botox and sympathectomy
  • Anterior spine access for intervertebral fusion
  • Oncology port access
Specialist training

MB, ChB University of Otago. Advanced training in vascular and endovascular surgery in Australia. FRACS (Vascular 2000). DDU (Vascular 2001). First medical qualification received in 1989.

About Richard Evans

Richard is an Otago graduate and did his vascular training mainly in Australia, and transplant training in San Francisco.

He is a Consultant Vascular Surgeon and Head of Department at Wellington Hospital.

His main areas of interest are endovascular surgery and renal transplantation.

Current membership of professional/other bodies:

  • Fellow of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons 1997
  • Medical Defence Union
  • New Zealand Medical Association
  • Australian and New Zealand Society of Vascular Surgery
  • New Zealand Vascular Society.

Richard is a vascular surgeon who has been in practice for over 20 years. He is experienced in all aspects of vascular and endovascular surgery.

Richard has been in private practice for over 20 years. His private practice is based at Bowen Specialist Centre but he practises out of a number of specialist centres in the greater Wellington region and also offers some clinics in Auckland.

His public work is at Wellington Hospital, where he is a consultant vascular, endovascular and renal transplant surgeon.

He is happy to be contacted on his mobile by both GPs and patients.

Bookings can be made on his website at: