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Waitematā DHB Anaesthesia Services

Public Service, Anaesthesia


Department of Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine

Our Department provides elective and emergency anaesthesia services for North Shore Hospital and Waitakere Hospital. We also provide acute pain management to inpatients after surgery or trauma and during labour. There is now also an outpatient chronic pain service.


The Department is accredited by the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists to provide training and experience for doctors training to become Specialist Anaesthetists.

Other services performed include: perioperative medicine, preanaesthetic assessment clinics, education for registrars, medical student and other allied healthcare workers, educational meetings, audits and quality improvement.


Contact Details

North Shore Hospital

North Auckland

Freephone 0800 80 93 42 - Waitemata DHB residential areas only
Patient enquiries:
(09) 486 8930

Emergency Department: Open 24 hours / 7 days, Phone (09) 486 8900

Shakespeare Road
Auckland 0620

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Street Address

Shakespeare Road
Auckland 0620

Postal Address

North Shore Hospital
Private Bag 93 503
North Shore City 0740

This page was last updated at 12:46PM on May 10, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Waitematā DHB Anaesthesia Services.