Martin practiced as a consultant Plastic surgeon at the Middlemore Hospital Plastic Surgery Dept from 1986 to 2008 having done his specialist training there from ’77 to ’79 inclusive. He spent 3 years in England in the Frenchay Plastic Surgery Unit 1980, 81, 82 training in cleft lip and palate, hand, burn and microvascular surgery before joining the Royal Melbourne Hospital as Microvascular Anatomy Research Fellow 1983. Whilst in Melbourne he also worked alongside the surgeons doing Cleft lip and Craniofacial surgery at the Royal Children’s Hospital then finished his super-specialist overseas training working as the Cranio-facial Fellow at the Royal Adelaide and Women’s & Children’s Hospital in Adelaide. He spent 3 years at Middlemore as a Full time public hospital Plastic surgeon 1985, 86, 87, concentrating on Cleft lip and palate and Craniofacial surgery plus being involved in Hand and Burn surgery.

He commenced private practice at the Auckland Surgical Centre in 1988 then moved to the One Health building in Remuera Road in 2009, having already established the Auckland Plastic Surgical Centre then helping establish the private plastic surgery theatre facility, Remuera Surgical Care.

Martin now practices solely from his East Auckland private practice, ‘Marina Plastic Surgery’ on the top Floor of the Compass Building at Half Moon Bay Marina, Buckland’s Beach area, where he works Wed, Thurs, Friday now having ‘semi-retired’, no longer working in his Remuera practice.
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