About Us

Colin-Photo2Dr Colin Brown is a specialist Otolaryngologist-Head and Neck Surgeon
(Ear Nose and Throat Surgeon).

He is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (since 1995) and qualified in Medicine 1986 (University of Otago). He is a past President of the Australasian society of Paediatric Otolaryngology (ANZSPO). He is also a Senior Lecturer in Surgery at the University of Auckland.
While he cares for many types of disorders of the head and neck region and sinuses, he specialises in surgery of the ear. He is a consultant ear surgeon to Starship Children's Hospital, treating and operating on a wide range of ear diseases, deformities and deafness.
Dr Brown co-ordinates the Starship Microtia- Atresia multidisciplinary clinic, and multi disciplinary meetings concerning the care of deaf children and their progress with cochlear implants and hearing aids.

Dr Brown's practice, for some of the more common disorders, is an affiliated provider to Southern Cross Healthcare

FleurLinks :

Gillies Hospital website
Dilworth Hearing website


Fleur Bolton
ENT Nurse Specialist.

Fleur joined our team June 2013, and works Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays contributing to new patient assessments, follow up checks and ear cleaning.  Fleur has undergone an extensive induction process and continuing professional development programme and has 18 years experience in pediatric surgical nursing in Starship Theatre, where she also continues to work in the ENT Theatre on Mondays.