Mercy Hospital Dunedin - Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery
Private Surgical Service
Mercy hospital is a not for profit charitable organisation committed to the delivery of exceptional care that makes a difference across the Otago and Southland communities.
Independent Specialists provide a full range of support for those who have issues relating to their, ears, nose or throat (including thyroid) head and neck.
This surgical service is provided at our facility by the following medical specialists. For further information please seek a referral through your GP or contact your preferred specialist directly.
Procedures / Treatments
Your adenoids may be removed as part of a tonsillectomy.… More
A tiny camera attached to a long tube is inserted through your nose or mouth and passed down through the airways into your lungs.… More
An incision (cut) is made behind your ear and the skin pulled back exposing the mastoid bone.… More
Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
A tiny camera attached to a tube (endoscope) is inserted into your nose.… More
This operation is performed through the ear canal. A hole is made in the eardrum and the middle ear drained.… More
A tiny camera attached to a long tube is inserted into your mouth and passed down through your pharynx into your oesophagus.… More
Nasal polyps are removed by inserting small instruments through your nostrils which can grasp and cut out the polyps. More
Small cuts (incisions) are made either on the inside or outside (in the creases) of the nose.… More
Tonsils are removed in an operation performed through your mouth.… More
This operation repositions the nasal septum and is performed entirely within your nose so that there are no external cuts made on your face. More
Dunedin - South Otago
(03) 464 0107
(03) 464 0111
72 Newington Avenue
72 Newington Avenue
Private Bag 1919
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