MB ChB 1995 Auckland; FRACS 2006


Michel graduated from The University of Auckland, NZ and completed his training in Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery with The Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2005.

He was awarded a fellowship at the Skull Base and Auditory Implant Unit in Manchester, UK for one year in 2006, where he was involved in skull base procedures including acoustic neuroma surgery, auditory implant surgery [cochlear implants (CI), brain stem implants (ABI), Bone Anchored Hearing Aids (BAHA)], oncological surgery involving the posterolateral skull base as well as otological and general ENT surgery.

In 2007 he spent time at the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital in Cincinnati, USA to further his skills in the management of paediatric ENT disorders and the paediatric airway.

Since his return to Auckland, NZ in 2007 he has had appointments as an ENT consultant at Starship Children’s Hospital, Auckland City Hospital, and Green Lane Clinical Centre. He is the Clinical Director at Starship Children's Hospital. He is a founding member and Director at ENT Associates.


Ears: Otology & Neurotology
  • Otitis media/glue ear/grommets
  • Chronic ear discharge / cholesteatoma / mastoidectomy
  • Postero-lateral skullbase surgery/acoustic neuroma
  • Hearing loss/deafness
    • Investigations and management
    • Cochlear implants
    • Bone anchored hearing aids (BAHA)
  • Otosclerosis, surgery
  • Facial nerve weakness
  • Surfer's/swimmer's ear, exostoses surgery
  • Otoplasty
General Adult & Paediatric ENT
  • Tonsils, adenoids, otitis media
  • Perforated ear drums, myringoplasty
Sleep obstructive breathing
  • OSA
  • Snoring
  • Surgical and non surgical treatment
  • Nasal/sinus conditions
  • Nasal blockage and discharge
  • Sinus complaints including pain
  • Sinus surgery


  • Head and neck skin lesions


Otology, Neurotology

Paediatric Otolaryngology

Title or Designation

ORL Surgeon

Post-Fellowship Training

Otology, Neurotology, Postero-lateral Skullbase Surgery, UK, 2006

Paediatric Otolaryngology, USA, 2007

Full NZ Registration Date

3 January 1996

Vocational Scope

Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery

Contact Details

Dr Michel Neeff is available at the following services:

This service is available at the following locations:

Auckland City Hospital

  • Patient enquiries

    (09) 375 4300

  • Known extension/pager

    (09) 307 4949

  • Acute Referrals Service

    (09) 375 7030, Ext: 24048 

  • Emergency Department

    (09) 367 0000, open 24 hours / 7 days

  • Outpatient appointments & surgical booking enquiries

    (09) 638 0400 / scheduling@adhb.govt.nz 

Mental Health Services

  • 24 Hour Crisis Line

    0800 800717

  • GP / External Specialist Help Desk

    (09) 307 2800

Greenlane Clinical Centre

General enquiries 

(09) 367 0000

Extension/pager number known

(09) 307 4949

Patient enquiries

(09) 375 4300

Outpatient appointments and surgical bookings 

(09) 638 0400 / scheduling@adhb.govt.nz 

GP/ External Specialist Help Desk 

(09) 307 2800

Mental Health Services 24 Hour Crisis helpline

0800 800 717

Private Services

Mr Michel Neeff - Otolaryngologist @ ENT Associates

This service is available at the following location:

Mt Hobson Specialist Centre, 155 Remuera Road, Remuera, Auckland

Public Services

Starship Paediatric ENT - Otorhinolaryngology (ORL)

This service is available at the following location:

Starship Child Health, Central Auckland

Private Surgical Services

Southern Cross Gillies Hospital - Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery

This service is available at the following location:

Southern Cross Gillies Hospital