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Mr Glenn Farrant

Specialist

Qualifications

MB ChB 1993 Otago; FRACS (GS) 2006

Profile

Mr Glenn Farrant is a specialist General Surgeon with subspecialty training in Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary and Oesophago-Gastric surgery.

Mr Farrant is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.

He completed his specialist training in New Zealand before spending 4.5 years in the UK,mainly at St James University Hospital in Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary and Oesophago-Gastric surgery.

He took up his post with Taranaki District Health Board in 2009 with an interest in Oesophago-Gastric surgery, Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary surgery and Trauma.

I am happy to manage a range of upper gastrointestinal and general surgical conditions.

Interests

Extensive experience in Laparoscopic Surgery (e.g. Gallstone, Reflux, Hernia) in the context of a specialised practice and oesophageal and Gastric Surgery.

The operations that I perform most commonly are the following:

  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy with cholangiography
  • Laparoscopic bile duct exploration
  • Laparoscopic fundoplication
  • Laparoscopic hernia repair
  • Laparoscopic appendicectomy

Title or Designation

General Surgeon

Post-fellowship Training

Memberships : 

  • The Australian and New Zealand Gastric and Oesophageal Surgery Association (ANZGOSA)
  • The Australian and New Zealand Hepatic, Pancreatic and Biliary Association (ANZHPBA)

Full NZ Registration Date

13 December 1994

Vocational Scope

General Surgery

Contact Details

Mr Glenn Farrant is available at the following services:

Private Services

Mr Glenn Farrant - General Surgeon

This service is available at the following location:

Southern Cross Specialist Centre, 205 St Aubyn Street, New Plymouth

Private Surgical Services

Southern Cross Hospital New Plymouth - General Surgery

This service is available at the following location:

Southern Cross Hospital - New Plymouth