Magdalena Biggar - Breast, Endocrine & General Surgeon
Private Service, General Surgery, Breast
8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.
Magdalena Biggar is a specialist surgeon with subspecialist expertise in breast disease and endocrine surgery.
If you require specialist assessment or treatment of breast, endocrine (thyroid / parathyroid) or general surgical conditions by an experienced and dedicated surgeon, call today for an appointment.
Breast Disease & Breast Surgery
- Breast cancer surgery
- Assessment of common breast symptoms: pain, lumps, nipple discharge
- Risk assessment
- Laparoscopic surgery
- Cholecystectomy (gallbladder / gallstone surgery)
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Breast, Thyroid & General Surgeon
8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.
|Mon – Fri||8:30 AM – 5:00 PM|
Appointments are usually Monday (Epsom) or Thursday (Ormiston). URGENT APPOINTMENTS are generally available, and occasionally available outside these times, particularly if you have flexibility with regards to consultation location.
Public Holidays: Closed Auckland Anniversary (31 Jan), Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb), Good Friday (15 Apr), Easter Sunday (17 Apr), Easter Monday (18 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct).
Christmas: Open 20 Dec — 23 Dec. Closed 24 Dec — 3 Jan. Open 4 Jan — 7 Jan.
Procedures / Treatments
Breast Cancer Surgery
This may be:
Simple or Total: all breast tissue, skin and the nipple are surgically removed but the muscles lying under the breast and the lymph nodes are left in place.… More
When a breast has been removed (mastectomy) because of cancer or other disease, it is possible in most cases to reconstruct a breast similar to a natural breast.… More
General surgery covers some disorders of the liver and biliary system.… More
A hernia exists where part of the abdominal wall is weakened, and the contents of the abdomen push through to the outside.… More
Thyroid & Parathyroid Surgery
An incision (cut) is made in the front of and at the base of the neck and part or all of the thyroid gland is removed.… More
Conditions of the gut dealt with by general surgery include disorders of the oesophagus, stomach, small bowel, large bowel and anus.… More
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This page was last updated at 9:32AM on August 17, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Magdalena Biggar - Breast, Endocrine & General Surgeon.