MB ChB 2006 Auckland; FRACS (GS) 2013


Mr Ashish Taneja is a Consultant Trauma and Emergency General Surgeon at Auckland City Hospital.  He is the unit head of the Acute Surgical Unit in the Department of General Surgery.  

His private practice comprises all General Surgical cases with an interest in Laparoscopic Hernias, Complex Ventral Hernias with Abdominal Wall Reconstruction,  Laparoscopic Gallbladder surgery, Colon Surgery, Skin & Minor Anorectal Surgery.

Additional Qualifications: MD (Doctor of Medicine, thesis) 2018 Auckland


General Surgery:
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy (Gallbladder)
  • Laparoscopic and Open Inguinal Hernias
  • Complex Abdominal Incisional Hernias with Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
  • Umbilical, Epigastric Hernias (laparoscopic and open)
  • Colon Surgery (Colon Cancer)
  • Small Bowel Surgery
  • Pilonidal Sinus
  • Minor Anorectal Conditions (haemorrhoids, skin tags, perianal fistula, fissures)
  • Skin Lesion Excisions
  • Ingrown Toe Nails
  • ACC approved cases
  • Traumatic Hernias
  • Surgical Rib Stabilisation and Fixation (rib fracture)

Title or Designation

General Surgeon

Full NZ Registration Date

1 December 2006

Vocational Scope

General Surgery

Contact Details

Mr Ashish Taneja is available at the following services:

This service is available at the following locations:

Mercy Hospital, 98 Mountain Road, Epsom, Auckland

(09) 623 5700
(09) 623 5701
Fax (09) 623 5702 consumer services

Ascot Hospital, 90 Green Lane East, Remuera, Auckland

Private Services

Auckland General Surgeons

This service is available at the following locations:

Mercy Specialist Centre, 100 Mountain Road, Epsom, Auckland

123 Ormiston Road, Flat Bush, Auckland

Public Services

General Surgery | Auckland | Te Toka Tumai | Te Whatu Ora

This service is available at the following location:

Auckland City Hospital

Private Surgical Services

Southern Cross Brightside Hospital - General Surgery

This service is available at the following location:

Southern Cross Brightside Hospital