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Mr Ali Shekouh

Specialist

Qualifications

MB ChB 1995 Lpool; MD 2007 Lpool; CCT (UK) (Gen Surg) 2012; FRCS (Gen Surg) 2012; FRACS (GS) 2015

Profile

I graduated at the University of Liverpool, UK and trained extensively in all aspects of general surgery, with colorectal surgery subspecialty, in and around Merseyside, UK. I attended two colorectal specialist fellowships in the USA and Singapore.

I have an MD degree for research in the Molecular Biology of Cancer from the University of Liverpool, UK. I was a Consultant General and Colorectal surgeon in the UK prior to my move to New Zealand in April 2014.

I currently work as a Colorectal and General surgeon at Wellington Hospital. I am also a Senior Lecturer at the Wellington School of Medicine, University of Otago.

Interests

My area of expertise is within all aspects of gastrointestinal disease, but in particular:

- Laparoscopic Colon and Rectal Cancer Surgery

- Colon and Small Bowel Surgery (Open and Laparoscopic)

- Inflammatory Bowel Disease Management and Surgery

- Pelvic Floor Disorders (including prolapse) and Surgery

- Anorectal Diseases (including haemorrhoids, fissures and fistulae)

Pilonidal sinus

- Laparoscopic Gallbladder Surgery

- Hernia Repair (Laparoscopic and Open - including ventral and abdominal wall repair)

- Colonoscopy, Colonic Surveillance and Gastroscopy

Title or Designation

General Surgeon

Full NZ Registration Date

4 December 2014

Vocational Scope

General Surgery

Contact Details

Mr Ali Shekouh is available at the following services:

Private Services

Mr Ali R Shekouh - General Surgeon

This service is available at the following location:

Bowen Specialist Medical Centre, 98 Churchill Drive, Crofton Downs, Wellington

Private Surgical Services

Bowen Hospital - General Surgery

This service is available at the following location:

Bowen Hospital, 98 Churchill Drive, Crofton Downs, Wellington

Wakefield Hospital - General Surgery

This service is available at the following location:

Wakefield Hospital, Florence Street, Newtown, Wellington

Toll Free Phone: 0800 WAKEFIELD (0800 925 334)