Ms Kate Heer

Otolaryngologist. MB ChB 1992 Otago; FRACS 2005
Ms Kate Heer

Professional Profile

Kate graduated from the University of Otago Medical School in 1992, and completed her specialist training in ENT Surgery in 2004. Kate is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and a member of the New Zealand Society of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery.

Kate has worked in private practice since 2004. Shortly after commencing private practice she had her first daughter, followed by a second daughter in 2009. Balancing the demands of parenting and career has been challenging but rewarding. She particularly enjoys working with families to help improve their children’s health and wellbeing.


Interest in facial plastics (including skin cancer surgery and non surgical procedures (Botox® and fillers) Paediatric ENT and snoring.


MB ChB 1992 Otago; FRACS 2005

Vocational Scope

Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery

Post Fellowship Training

Positions and Memberships

  • Member of NZOHNS
  • RACS
  • Consultant Otolaryngologist Head and Neck Surgeon, Marinoto Clinic and Mercy Hospital Dunedin

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