Mr Adrian Folwell



Adrian is a graduate of the University of Auckland School of Medicine.  He completed his specialist urology training in Christchurch and undertook post-fellowship training in Cardiff, Wales, followed by two years working as a consultant urologist in England.  In 1997 he was appointed Staff Urologist at the Townsville Hospital and Clinical Senior Lecturer in Surgery at the James Cook University, Queensland, Australia.

For the first two years after qualification he worked at the Taranaki Base Hospital where he developed an appreciation for the region and its people and he returned to New Plymouth with his family in 2001.

He enjoys the outdoor lifestyle and activities living in Taranaki is all about.


Adrian is a general adult urologist and conditions he treats include:

  • General urology problems
  • Lower urinary tract symptoms
  • Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) treatment
  • Investigation of abnormal PSA and prostate biopsy
  • Investigation of hematuria
  • Kidney stone management and treatment
  • Vasectomy and vasectomy reversal


MB ChB 1984 Auckland; FRACS 1993

Title or Designation


Full NZ Registration Date

7 September 2001

Vocational Scope


Contact Details

Mr Adrian Folwell is available at the following services:

Private Services

Mr Adrian Folwell - Urologist

This service is available at the following location:

123 Vivian St, New Plymouth

Private Surgical Services

Southern Cross Hospital New Plymouth - Urology

This service is available at the following location:

Southern Cross Hospital - New Plymouth