Qualifications

MB ChB 2010 Otago; FRANZCOG 2020

Profile

Praveen is a New Zealand born and trained Gynaecologist, with sub-specialist training in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery (keyhole surgery). He completed his Advanced Gynaecology and Endoscopic Surgery (AGES) fellowship through Sydney Women’s Endosurgery Centre. He is accredited for performing all levels of endometriosis and laparoscopic gynaecology surgery. 

His practice has a particular focus on advanced endometriosis, uterine fibroids, and hysterectomy. Praveen is currently one of the lead minimally invasive surgeons at Waitemata DHB.

Interests

Office procedures

  • Endometrial aspirate/ biopsy
  • Pelvic ultrasound
  • Insertion of Mirena Intrauterine Contraceptive Device
  • Colposcopic assessment
  • Vaginal pessary

General Gynaecology

Management and treatment of benign gynaecological conditions

  • Abnormal Uterine bleding
  • Pelvic pain/ endometriosis
  • Fibroids
  • Ovarian cysts
  • Prolapse and incontinence
  • Miscarriage and ectopic pregnancy
  • Contraception

Advanced Services

  • High stage Endometriosis, diagnosed on previous laparoscopy or ultrasound
  • Bowel endometriosis
  • Large fibroid/ uterus surgery
  • Interest in Robotic surgery

Title or Designation

Gynaecologist

Full NZ Registration Date

29 November 2011

Vocational Scope

Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Contact Details

Dr Praveen De Silva is available at the following services:

This service is available at the following locations:

105 Remuera Road, Remuera, Auckland

eastMED Integrated Medical Centre, 188 Saint Heliers Bay Road, Saint Heliers, Auckland

Totara Health, 1 McCrae Way, New Lynn, Auckland

Public Services

Waitematā DHB Obstetric & Gynaecology Services

This service is available at the following locations:

North Shore Hospital

Waitakere Hospital

Private Surgical Services

MercyAscot Gynaecological Surgery

This service is available at the following locations:

Ascot Hospital, 90 Green Lane East, Remuera, Auckland

Mercy Hospital, 98 Mountain Road, Epsom, Auckland