Private Service, General Surgery
Laparoscopy Auckland is a purpose-built environment. All rooms are single with an emphasis on NZ/Pacific Designer fit out and art. The theme is safety, efficiency and service.
Laparoscopy Auckland is a Southern Cross Affiliated Provider for procedures within the General surgery (gall bladder, hernia) service area. These include :
- Laparoscopic cholecystectomy
- Laparoscopic cholecystectomy with an intraoperative cholangiogram
- Laparoscopic nissen fundoplication
- Laparoscopic repair of femoral hernia
- Laparoscopic repair of inguinal hernia
- Open repair of epigastric hernia
- Open repair of incisional hernia
- Open repair of umbilical hernia
Procedures / Treatments
Gallstones, small stone-like structures, form in the fluid (bile) that is stored in the gallbladder. They may vary from the size of a grain of sand to a golf ball and there may be one or hundreds present.… More
A hernia exists where part of the abdominal wall is weakened and the contents of the abdomen push through to the outside, forming a swelling or bulge. Common sites are in the groin (inguinal hernia), at the umbilicus or belly button (umbilical or para-umbilical hernia), the upper abdominal midline above… More
Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD)
GORD is caused by the backflow (reflux) of food and acid from the stomach into the oesophagus (the tube that connects the mouth to the stomach). This happens when the valve between the lower end of the oesophagus and the stomach is not working properly. The main symptom of GORD… More
The appendix is a small worm-like tube attached to the intestine in the lower right abdomen. If it becomes blocked or infected it can cause appendicitis, resulting in pain on the right side of the abdomen, nausea and vomiting.… More
Spleen Removal (Splenectomy)
The spleen is a soft fleshy organ in the upper left abdomen that is involved in the formation and cleansing of blood. It may need to be removed if it becomes enlarged, has a tumour or cyst, or in the presence of certain blood disorders, the most common of which… More
Visiting is permitted until 9pm. After 5pm, access to the hospital is down the driveway on the right hand side of our building, via the ramp. After 9pm, there is a doorbell on the ramp at the entrance to Laparoscopy Auckland to alert staff of your presence.
Refreshments will be provided to patients in the hospital that are appropriate for the surgical procedure performed.
Parking is available for patients and visitors in the front carpark.
Accommodation in the hospital is all single rooms with a shared ensuite.
TV is provided in all patient rooms, including 3 SKY channels.
Internet access is available in all patient rooms (wireless) on request.
Mr Andrew Bowker: Ph (09) 630 0223; Fax (09) 630 0220 email@example.com
Mr John Dunn: Ph (09) 623 0555; Fax (09) 623 6662 firstname.lastname@example.org
Mr Adam Bartlett: Ph (09) 623 4789
Miss Alison Hayes: Ph (09) 623 4788
Mr David Merrilees: Ph (09) 623 4783; Fax (09) 623 8526 email@example.com
148 Gillies Ave
148 Gillies Ave
148 Gillies Ave
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This page was last updated at 8:41AM on October 1, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Laparoscopy Auckland.