Mr Mischel Neill - Urologist
Mr Mischel Neill is a urological surgeon in private practice in Auckland, New Zealand. He also has a public consultant appointment at North Shore Hospital and provides acute on-call care at Auckland City Hospital. His services include:
Robotic urological surgery
> robotic prostatectomy (including nerve sparing)
> robotic partial nephrectomy
Laparoscopic urological surgery
- laparoscopic radical nephrectomy, renal cyst deroofing
- laparoscopic pyeloplasty and ureteric surgery
- laparoscopic partial cystectomy and varicocoelectomy
Surgery and management for all urological cancers
- kidney, ureter, bladder, prostate, testis
- laser prostate and stone surgery
- men's health and urinary symptoms.
Urology is the branch of medicine that looks at diseases of the urinary system in females and the genitourinary system (urinary system plus genital organs) in males.
The urinary system is made up of the:
- kidneys (where urine is formed from material filtered out of the blood)
- ureters (tubes that carry urine from the kidneys to the bladder)
- bladder (a balloon-like organ that stores urine)
- sphincter muscles (muscles around the opening of the bladder into the urethra)
- urethra (the tube that carries urine to the outside of your body).
The male genital organs include the penis, scrotum and prostate gland. The prostate is a walnut-sized gland located between the bladder and the penis and in front of the rectum. The urethra passes through the center of the prostate.
A doctor who specialises in disorders of the urinary system and also the male reproductive system is known as an urologist. A doctor who specialises in kidneys and their function is called a nephrologist.
Please arrive 10-15 minutes early for your appointment for registration and to fill in a health questionnaire.
When you come for your appointment please remember to obtain and bring the following:
- Referral letter from GP, family physician or other doctor
- Your Private Hospital insurance information
- Copies of results, x-rays, MRIs, CT scans etc and any other relevant information.
If you need to cancel an appointment:
Telephone the office during business hours and allow at least 1 day's notice so that we can offer your appointment time to patients on our waiting list.
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Common Conditions / Procedures / Treatments
What causes bladder cancer is not always clear, but the risk of developing bladder cancer can be increased by smoking, getting older, long term bladder problems and unsafe exposure to aniline dyes which are used in some industries.… More
Prostate cancer typically consists of many very small, tumours within the prostate.… More
This term refers to stones in the urinary system. They form in the kidneys but can be found anywhere in the urinary system.… More
Kidney (Renal) Failure
Kidney failure occurs when the kidneys cannot remove waste products from the blood or control the amount of water in your body.… More
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)
This is an enlargement of the prostate gland. In BPH there may be difficulties in passing urine as the enlarged prostate can cause a blockage.… More
This is the term used to describe inflammation of the prostate gland.… More
Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs)
A UTI is caused by an infection in the urinary tract.… More
Urinary incontinence or loss of bladder control is the involuntary passage of urine (passing urine without meaning to).… More
Urinary retention, or abnormal holding of urine in the bladder, is a common urological problem.… More
This term means protein in the urine and may indicate that there is a problem with your kidneys. More
This term means blood in the urine and may be the result of inflammation or other problems with your kidneys, blockages in your ureter, infection or other problems with your bladder or problems with your prostate.… More
Urinalysis is a test that examines the content of urine for abnormal substances such as protein or signs of infection.… More
Urodynamic tests measure the storage of urine in the bladder and the flow of urine from the bladder through the urethra.… More
A vasectomy is a minor surgical procedure carried out to make a man sterile (he is no longer able to father a child).… More
Mischel is a Southern Cross Affiliated Provider for the following services:
- laser resection of prostate with or without cystoscopy
- radical retropubic prostatectomy with or without synchronous node dissection
- transurethral resection of prostate (TURP) with or without cystoscopy.
As an Affiliated Provider, prior approval and claims processes are organised on the member's behalf.
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This page was last updated at 6:32PM on July 2, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Mr Mischel Neill - Urologist.