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Bowen Hospital - Urology

Private Surgical Service

This is where you will come to have your surgery performed. The visits to your surgeon before and after surgery will be at their consulting rooms.

Description

Bowen’s modern, conveniently located private surgical hospital offers the best in private healthcare services Wellington has to offer. With our team of highly trained and dedicated medical specialists, and the very latest in equipment and techniques, we have a proud reputation for the quality of our care.

Private healthcare allows choice, flexibility and access to specialists who use the latest techniques in treatment. You are free to nominate your specialist and can expect your consultation and treatment in a timely manner without waiting list restrictions. Early treatment and intervention is often pivotal in ensuring the best outcome for patients.

Consultants

Procedures / Treatments

  • Circumcision

    The foreskin is pulled away from the body of the penis and cut off, exposing the underlying head of the penis (glans).… More

  • Colposuspension

    Incisions (cuts) are made in the abdomen (stomach) to allow access to the bladder.… More

  • Cystourethroscopy

    A long, thin tube with a tiny camera attached (cystoscope) is inserted into the urinary opening and through the urethra (the tube that carries urine from your bladder to the outside of your body) to your bladder.… More

  • Nephrectomy

    Incisions (cuts) are made in the side of the body, between the ribs and hip, to allow removal of one or both kidneys. More

  • Nephrostomy

    A tube is inserted into the kidney to allow urine to drain out.… More

  • Orchidopexy

    A small incision (cut) is made in the groin on the side of the undescended testicle and the testicle pulled down into the scrotum.… More

  • Orchiectomy

    Scrotal: a small incision (cut) is made in the front of the scrotum and the testicles removed.… More

  • Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy

    A thin wire is inserted into your lower back and guided using x-ray imaging to your kidney.… More

  • Prostatectomy

    Incisions (cuts) are made in either the lower abdomen (stomach) or between the scrotum and the anus to allow removal of the enlarged parts of, or the entire, prostate gland. More

  • Pubo-vaginal Sling

    Small incisions (cuts) are made in the lower abdomen (stomach) and in the front wall of the vagina.… More

  • Transurethral Resection of a Bladder Tumour (TURBT)

    A long, thin tube with a tiny camera attached (resectoscope) is inserted into the urinary opening, through the urethra and into the bladder.… More

  • Transurethral Resection of the Prostate (TURP)

    A long, thin tube with a tiny camera attached (resectoscope) is inserted into the urinary opening of the penis and through the urethra (the tube that carries urine from your bladder to the outside of your body) to your bladder.… More

  • Ureteroscopy

    A long, thin tube with a tiny camera attached (ureteroscope) is inserted into the urinary opening, through the urethra (the tube that carries urine from your bladder to the outside of your body) and bladder to the ureters (the two tubes that drain urine from the kidneys to the bladder).… More

  • Urethroplasty

    An incision (cut) is made in the penis and the narrowed part of the urethra (the tube that carries urine to the outside of your body) is removed and the urethra rejoined.In balloon urethroplasty, a thin tube with a balloon attached is inserted into the opening of the penis.… More

  • Vasectomy

    A tiny incision (cut) is made in the scrotum and a short length of the vas deferens (the tube carrying sperm away from the testicles where it is produced) is removed. More

Visiting Hours

Visitors are always welcome but please avoid calling during meal times and ensure you leave by 9:00pm.

Refreshments

Tea and coffee making facilities are available in our visitors' lounge.

Public Transport

Bus and train timetables can be viewed through www.metlink.org.nz

Parking

Ample free parking is provided within our hospital grounds. 

Pharmacy

Nearest pharmacy here

Contact Details

Bowen Hospital

Wellington

98 Churchill Drive
Crofton Downs
Wellington 6035

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98 Churchill Drive
Crofton Downs
Wellington 6035

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98 Churchill Drive
Crofton Downs
Wellington 6035

This page was last updated at 4:09PM on March 4, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Bowen Hospital - Urology.