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Southern Cross Hospital Christchurch - Gynaecology

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

Southern Cross Hospital in Christchurch is the largest hospital within our national network.

Owned by Southern Cross since 1979, the centrally situated hospital campus includes one of the biggest and most advanced private surgical hospitals in the South Island.

The Christchurch hospital campus has seen significant upgrades and new facilities in recent years, and typically provides services to around 9,500 patients each year. Facilities include digital operating theatres, an advanced 'hybrid' operating room, systems for robotically-assisted surgery, advanced digital scanning technologies, consulting facilities and a purpose built endoscopy centre.

 

Consultants

Procedures / Treatments

  • Cervical Dysplasia Treatment

    Lletz (Large Loop Excision of the Transformation Zone) A thin wire loop that has an electrical current running through it is used to scrape abnormal cells from the cervix.… More

  • Colposcopy

    A speculum is inserted into your vagina, as for a pap smear, and the light from a small microscope (colposcope) is focused on to the cervix.… More

  • Colposuspension

    Incisions (cuts) are made in the abdomen (stomach) to allow access to your bladder.… More

  • Cystourethroscopy

    A long, thin tube with a tiny camera attached (cytoscope) is inserted into the urinary opening and through your urethra (the tube that carries urine from your bladder to the outside of your body) to your bladder.… More

  • Dilatation and Curettage (D&C)

    Metal dilators are inserted through your vagina and used to widen the opening to the uterus.… More

  • Endometriosis Treatment

    Laparascopic: an incision (cut) is made near your navel (tummy button) and a thin tube with a tiny camera attached (laparoscope) is inserted, allowing the surgeon a view of the internal organs.… More

  • Hysterectomy

    Abdominal: an incision (cut) is made in your the abdomen (stomach) and the uterus removed.… More

  • Hysteroscopy

    A speculum is inserted into your vagina, as for a pap smear, and a long, thin tube with a tiny camera attached (hysteroscope) is placed into the vagina and moved through into the uterus.… More

  • Laparoscopic Colporrhaphy

    Anterior: an incision (cut) is made in your navel (tummy button) and several small cuts in the abdomen (stomach).… More

  • Myomectomy

    Laparoscopic: an incision (cut) is made in your navel (tummy button) and several small cuts in the abdomen (stomach).… More

  • Oophorectomy

    Laparascopic: several small incisions (cuts) are made in your abdomen (stomach) and a thin tube with a tiny camera attached (laparoscope) inserted, allowing the surgeon a view of the ovaries.… More

  • Ovarian Cystectomy

    Several small incisions (cuts) are made in your abdomen (stomach) and a thin tube with a tiny camera attached (laparoscope) inserted, allowing the surgeon a view of your ovaries.… More

  • Pelvic Floor Repair

    An incision (cut) is made in your navel (tummy button) and several small cuts in the abdomen (stomach).… More

  • Pubo-vaginal Sling

    Small incisions (cuts) are made in your lower abdomen (stomach) and in the front wall of the vagina.… More

  • Salpingectomy

    Laparoscopic: several small incisions (cuts) are made in your abdomen (stomach) and a thin tube with a tiny camera attached (laparoscope) inserted, allowing the surgeon a view of your fallopian tubes.… More

  • Vulval Biopsy or Excision

    A sample of tissue (biopsy) is surgically removed from a lesion (area of damaged tissue) on your vulva.… More

Visiting Hours

Weekdays 8:00 to 20:00
Weekends 8:00 to 20:00

Public Transport

The Christchurch City Council provides good public transport information. See here

Parking

Over 60 parking spaces are provided for patients and visitors.

Contact Details

131 Bealey Avenue
Christchurch Central
Christchurch
Canterbury 8013

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Street Address

131 Bealey Avenue
Christchurch Central
Christchurch
Canterbury 8013

Postal Address

P.O. Box 21-096,
Edgeware,
Christchurch, 8143

This page was last updated at 3:10PM on April 10, 2018. This information is reviewed and edited by Southern Cross Hospital Christchurch - Gynaecology.