Southern Cross Auckland Surgical Centre - Urology
Private Surgical Service, Urology
Auckland Surgical Centre has an established pedigree in day stay surgical services and a reputation for innovation in relation to anaesthetics and pain management related to those services. The hospital's strong reputation in the Auckland region has been built around these strengths, and also its leading orthopaedic and plastic surgery services.
In terms of facilities, significant expansion at Auckland Surgical Centre, in 1996, allowed the hospital to accommodate 4 operating theatres, stage one recovery facilities, day-stay recovery areas, and a 20-bed overnight stay facility. More recent upgrades to patient and consulting areas and facilities, including the patient reception area, have been completed.
Procedures / Treatments
The foreskin is pulled away from the body of the penis and cut off, exposing the underlying head of the penis (glans).… More
Incisions (cuts) are made in the abdomen (stomach) to allow access to the bladder.… More
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
Incisions (cuts) are made in the side of the body, between the ribs and hip, to allow removal of one or both kidneys. More
A tube is inserted into the kidney to allow urine to drain out.… More
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
Scrotal: a small incision (cut) is made in the front of the scrotum and the testicles removed.… More
A thin wire is inserted into your lower back and guided using x-ray imaging to your kidney.… More
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
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
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
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
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
Ward visiting hours are flexible, but we ask that visitors leave by 8pm.
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Free off street patient and visitor parking provided.
Phone (09) 925 4700
Fax (09) 925 4718
All queries to reception at the Hospital
Surgeons can be contacted at their private consultation rooms.
9 St Mark's Road
9 St Mark's Road
Southern Cross Auckland Surgical Centre
9 St Marks Rd
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This page was last updated at 11:55AM on December 17, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Southern Cross Auckland Surgical Centre - Urology.