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Wakefield Hospital - Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery

Private Surgical Service

This is where you will come to have your surgery performed. The visits to your surgeon before and after surgery will be at their consulting rooms.

Description

Wakefield Hospital is the largest private hospital in the Wellington region. It is located in the suburb of Newtown and is owned and operated by parent company Acurity Health Group Limited.

Based in the heart of Wellington, Wakefield Hospital offers a wide range of high-quality private healthcare services with a team of experienced specialists and the latest in techniques and equipment available. We have a proud history of offering our patients the very best of care in our modern and comfortable facilities.

Private healthcare allows choice, flexibility and access to specialists who use the latest techniques in treatment. You are free to nominate your specialist and can expect your consultation and treatment in a timely manner without waiting list restrictions. Early treatment and intervention is often pivotal in ensuring the best outcome for patients.

Consultants

Procedures / Treatments

  • Adenoidectomy

    Your adenoids may be removed as part of a tonsillectomy.… More

  • Bronchoscopy

    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

  • Cochlear Implant

    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

  • Grommet Insertion

    This operation is performed through the ear canal. A hole is made in the eardrum and the middle ear drained.… More

  • Oesophagoscopy

    A tiny camera attached to a long tube is inserted into your mouth and passed down through your pharynx into your oesophagus.… More

  • Polypectomy

    Nasal polyps are removed by inserting small instruments through your nostrils which can grasp and cut out the polyps. More

  • Rhinoplasty

    Small cuts (incisions) are made either on the inside or outside (in the creases) of the nose.… More

  • Tonsillectomy

    Tonsils are removed in an operation performed through your mouth.… More

  • Septoplasty

    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

Visiting Hours

Daily 9:00am to 9:00pm.

Please note that Level 2 (the Cardiac Ward), ICU and HDU are closed for a rest period between 1:00pm and 3:00pm daily.

Refreshments

Snacks can be purchased from the cafeteria between 9:00am and 2:00pm Monday to Friday.

Parking

Free parking is provided within the hospital grounds.

Accommodation

Wakefield Hospital has a limited number of standard apartments on site which can be booked for family if required. These units sleep up to four people and must be booked through our reception prior to your hospital admission.

To book an apartment please email us or contact the hospital reception on (04) 381 8100 - Extn 0.

Pharmacy

Nearest community pharmacy here

Contact Details

Wakefield Hospital

Wellington

Toll Free Phone: 0800 WAKEFIELD (0800 925 334)

Florence Street (off Riddiford Street)
Newtown
Wellington

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Street Address

Florence Street (off Riddiford Street)
Newtown
Wellington

Postal Address

Wakefield Hospital
Private Bag 7909
Wellington 6242

This page was last updated at 10:36AM on December 2, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Wakefield Hospital - Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery.