The MAU clinical team consists of specialist cardiologists and highly experienced nurses and radiographers, who will ensure the highest standard of care is provided for patients undergoing angiograms and angioplasties. Similarly the friendly and experienced administrative team will assist you through the process and help you before, during and after your procedure.
The Mercy Angiography Unit has played an important role in introducing new interventional cardiology technologies and techniques into New Zealand. As an example drug eluting stents are used for patients who fit the clinical criteria. These stents substantially reduce the need for repeat angioplasty and in some cases replace the need for bypass surgery.We are an an Affiliated Provider of Southern Cross Healthcare, which means cost certainty and less paperwork for Southern Cross members. All other New Zealand health insurers cover our procedures, please check with your insurance company for details about your cover.