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Dr Dereck Souter

Specialist

Profile

Born and raised in Wellington, he entered Otago Medical School in 1980. After graduation, he joined the Royal New Zealand Navy as a medical officer. Dereck served both at sea and in the Navy Hospital at Devonport before moving to England to train in obstetrics and gynaecology. While gaining his specialist qualifications, Dereck attended many courses on laparoscopic surgery, held by both British and European experts.

Dereck combines private practice with a part time role at National Women's Hospital, where he has specific involvement with the ultrasound department. His main medical interests are high risk pregnancy, multiple pregnancy, ultrasound scanning and laparoscopic gynaecological surgery.

Interests

  • High risk pregnancy
  • Multiple pregnancy
  • Normal pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound (Scanning)
  • Caesarean section
  • Menstrual disorders
  • Ovarian cysts
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Post Menopausal bleeding
  • Hysterectomy

Qualifications

MB ChB 1985 Otago; M 1993 F 1995 RANZCOG; MRCOG 1993

Title or Designation

Gynaecologist, Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

Full NZ Registration Date

27 March 1987

Vocational Scope

Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Healthlink EDI

origins

Contact Details

Dr Dereck Souter is available at the following services:

Public Services

Auckland DHB Women's Health - Maternity/ Pregnancy Care

This service is available at the following location:

Auckland City Hospital

  • Patient enquiries

    (09) 375 4300

  • Known extension/pager

    (09) 307 4949

  • Admission & Planning Unit

    Ext 24210 / 23225 | Fax: (09) 375 7038

  • Acute Referrals Service

    (09) 375 7030, Ext: 24048 |Fax: (09) 307 2858

  • Emergency Department

    (09) 376 0000, open 24 hours / 7 days

  • Outpatient appointments & surgical booking enquiries

    (09) 638 0400 / scheduling@adhb.govt.nz 

Mental Health Services

  • 24 Hour Crisis Line

    0800 800717

  • GP / External Specialist Help Desk

    (09) 307 2800

Private Surgical Services

Southern Cross Hospital Brightside - Gynaecology

This service is available at the following location:

Southern Cross Hospital - Brightside

Surgeons can be contacted at their private consultation rooms.