Dr Nicholas Kennedy

Immunology, Rheumatology

  • 04 479 2019
  • 04 479 8563
  • Practises at:
  • Bowen
  • Consults at:
  • Bowen Specialist Medical Centre, 98 Churchill Drive, Crofton Downs, Wellington

Dr Nicholas Kennedy


MBChB (University of Otago), FRACP Rheumatology, FRACP Clincial Immunology and Allergy

Specialist training

Nicholas graduated from the University of Otago in 2005 and undertook specialist training at the Wellington Regional Rheumatology and Christchurch Rheumatology and Immunology units. After gaining his fellowship in Rheumatology, Nicholas completed specialist training as a Clinical Immunologist and Allergist in Adelaide.

About Nicholas Kennedy

After working in Australia, Nicholas has returned to Wellington as a Consultant Immunologist at Wellington Hospital. Nicholas is accepting referrals for new adult patients in all areas of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy including:


  • Rheumatoid arthritis
    Psoriatic arthritis
  • Ankylosing spondylitis
  • Systemic lupus erythematosus
  • Sjogrens syndrome
  • Scleroderma
  • Inflammatory muscle disease
  • Polymyalgia rheumatica and giant cell arteritis
  • Gout
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Back pain and other non-inflammatory rheumatological conditions.

Clinical Immunology and Allergy:

  • Hayfever and rhinitis
  • Chronic sinusitis
  • Medication allergy
  • Food allergy
  • Bee/wasp allergy
  • Urticaria/hives
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angioedema (swelling lips, tongue, eyes)
  • Primary immunodeficiency.