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Southern Cross Hospital Christchurch - 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

Southern Cross Hospital in Christchurch is the largest hospital within our national network.

Owned by Southern Cross since 1979, the centrally situated hospital campus includes one of the biggest and most advanced private surgical hospitals in the South Island.

The Christchurch hospital campus has seen significant upgrades and new facilities in recent years, and typically provides services to around 9,500 patients each year. Facilities include digital operating theatres, an advanced 'hybrid' operating room, systems for robotically-assisted surgery, advanced digital scanning technologies, consulting facilities and a purpose built endoscopy centre.

 

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

Weekdays 8:00 to 20:00
Weekends 8:00 to 20:00

Public Transport

The Christchurch City Council provides good public transport information. See here

Parking

Over 60 parking spaces are provided for patients and visitors.

Contact Details

131 Bealey Avenue
Christchurch Central
Christchurch
Canterbury 8013

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Street Address

131 Bealey Avenue
Christchurch Central
Christchurch
Canterbury 8013

Postal Address

P.O. Box 21-096,
Edgeware,
Christchurch, 8143

This page was last updated at 3:18PM on October 23, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Southern Cross Hospital Christchurch - Urology.