Dr Parma Nand


Dr Parma Nand, a well-known cardiothoracic surgeon is currently practising in Auckland City Hospital and MercyAscot Hospital.

He has extensive qualifications and working experience in Fiji, the UK, Canada, Australia and New Zealand.

Parma Nand specialises in Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) surgery, valvular repair, aortic surgery and transplant surgery.

Mr Nand maintains a very close relationship with the Fiji Islands and he has made a major contribution towards the health and well-being of numerous patients from Fiji.

Areas of Specialisation

  • Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Heart, Lung, Chest & Thoracic Aortic Surgery
  • Valve Repairs & Preservation
  • Endovascular Treatment of Thoracic Aorta
  • Lung Resection & Comestic Chest Wall Procedures


After completing his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery at the University of South Pacific/ Sydney University, Mr Nand completed fellowship training at the Freeman Hospital in England, Toronto General Hospital in Canada and Westmead Hospital in Sydney.

Mr Nand has contributed to a range of publications and research and is affiliated with a variety of society memberships.


Voluntary Work
Mr Nand volunteers his time and expertise leading a mobile cardiac surgery team as charity missions to Fiji and Samoa since 2006 and performing valve surgery and congenital procedures and pacemaker implants.