Dr Damien Ah Yen



Damien is a Consultant General and Trauma Surgeon at the Waikato Public Hospital. He is currently the deputy director of the Waikato Trauma Service.

His elective practice comprises all general surgical cases with a special interest in minimally invasive general surgery and endoscopy.  


  • Laparoscopic and Open repair - Inguinal Hernias
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy (Gallbladder disease)
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy (colonic diseases)
  • Complex Abdominal Incisional Hernia repair
  • Anorectal Conditions (haemorrhoids, skin tags, perianal fistula, fissures)
  • Pilonidal disease
  • Colonoscopy and Gastroscopy
  • Minor surgery (skin lesions, lumps and bumps, ingrown toe nails)


MB ChB 2005 Otago; FRACS (GS) 2015

Title or Designation

General Surgeon and Endoscopist

Full NZ Registration Date

18 December 2006

Vocational Scope

General Surgery

Contact Details

Dr Damien Ah Yen is available at the following services:

Private Services

13 Lorne Street

This service is available at the following location:

13 Lorne St, Melville, Hamilton

Private Surgical Services

Southern Cross Hospital Hamilton - General Surgery

This service is available at the following location:

Southern Cross Hospital - Hamilton