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Dr Jonathan Allin

MBChB, M Med Path, FRCPA

Cytopathology, Histopathology


Cytopathology, Histopathology


Mile End


Dr Jonathan Allin graduated from the University of Cape Town, South Africa, in 1979. After internship at Groote Schuur Hospital, and serving as a mine medical officer with Anglo American Corporation in Zimbabwe and South Africa, he commenced pathology training at the University of Cape Town in 1987 and qualified FRCPA in 1994.

He started work as a consultant pathologist in New Zealand, at Rotorua Hospital and Medlab Rotorua. Since 1997, Dr Allin has worked at Sonic Healthcare laboratories in New Zealand and Australia, and joined Clinpath Laboratories in 2002. During this time, he has maintained a broad interest in general surgical pathology, cutaneous pathology and cytopathology. Dr Allin has had the privilege of working closely with Dr Svante Orell, founder of Clinpath Laboratories and doyen of fine needle aspiration cytology in Australia.

He is a member of the International Academy of Pathology, Australasian Division, and the Australasian Society of Cytology. Dr Allin has presented cases of interest at the annual scientific meeting of the IAP.