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William James MacDONALD

MA Hons Classics (St Andrews) 1910, MB ChB (St Andrews) 1915, FRCS (Edin) 1926, DLO (Lond) 1927

Born Dundee, Scotland 1890                      Died Wellington 1953

W J MacDonald

HS, Dundee Royal Infirmary 1916 (6 months)

Resigned to join the RAMC, serving in France until early 1919

Later in 1919 he came to NZ

HS, Auckland Hospital 1920/21, including ENT

In 1921 he joined his brother-in-law Dr Robert Bryson & his sister, Dr Elizabeth Bryson in practice, a combination of general practice and surgery

Postgraduate training in London & Edinburgh 1925

Central London Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital 1927

Returned to NZ to practice in Wellington as an ENT specialist

Honorary Visiting ENT Surgeon, Wellington Hospital 1927 - 1939

Visiting ENT Surgeon, Wellington Hospital 1940 - 1951

Honorary Visiting ENT Surgeon Wellington Hospital 1927 -


Obituary: NZMJ 1953 52:295



photograph courtesy J O Mercer collection
Last updated 29 October 2016.