MB ChB 1983 Auckland; MD 1989 Auckland; FRACS 1991


Clinical and Academic Appointments 

Auckland District Health Board - Consultant Surgeon

Mercy Integrated Hospital - Visiting Specialist Surgeon

University of Auckland - Professor - Division of Surgery;

Director - Surgical Research Network;

Principal Investigator - Pancreas Research Group;

Founder/Chairman - Advanced Clinical Skills Centre



For detailed information about Professor Windsor's other appointments, memberships and roles, please click here.


Extensive experience in Laparoscopic Surgery (e.g. Gallstone, Reflux, Hernia & Spleen) in the context of a specialised practice in Pancreatic, Biliary and Gastro-oesophageal Surgery.

The operations that I perform most commonly are the following:

  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy with cholangiography
  • Laparoscopic bile duct exploration
  • Laparoscopic fundoplication
  • Laparoscopic Heller’s myotomy
  • Laparoscopic hernia repair
  • Laparoscopic appendicectomy
  • Laparoscopic splenectomy
  • Pancreatic resections, including the Whipples procedure
  • Frey procedures and pancreato-jejunostomy
  • Pancreatic necrosectomy, including minimally invasive necrosectomy
  • Oesophageal resections, including the Ivor-Lewis procedure 
  • Gastrectomy, including D2 gastrectomy

Title or Designation

General and Hepatobiliary Surgeon

Post-Fellowship Training

For detailed information about Professor Windsor's surgical training, please click here.

Full NZ Registration Date

25 November 1983

Vocational Scope

General Surgery

Contact Details

Professor John Windsor is available at the following services:

This service is available at the following location:

Auckland City Hospital

Patient enquiries: (09) 375 4300
Known extension/pager numbers: (09) 307 4949
Outpatient appointments and surgical booking enquiries: (09) 638 0400 or scheduling@adhb.govt.nz 
Mental Health Services 24 Hour Crisis Line: 0800 800 717
GP Help Desk: (09) 307 2800

Private Surgical Services

MercyAscot General Surgery

This service is available at the following location:

Mercy Hospital, 98 Mountain Road, Epsom, Auckland