Print this page Share this page Contents: Jump to… Central Auckland > Private Hospitals & Specialists > Southern Cross Hospitals > Southern Cross Hospital Brightside - General 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. Thyroidectomy 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. < Back to service < Back to service Was this page helpful? Yes No This page was last updated at 11:18AM on February 11, 2020.