Southern Cross New Plymouth Hospital - Anaesthesia
Private Surgical Service, Anaesthesia
Established in 1983, and the only private surgical hospital in the city, our hospital provides services to around 5500 patients each year.
A programme of extensive modernisation and facility upgrades has enabled the hospital to offer a wide range of services to patients in the wider Taranaki region. The hospital features advanced theatres and comfortable patient facilities, and currently has 37 inpatient beds, and a day-stay facility that caters for 10 patients at any time.
|Mon – Fri||8:30 AM – 5:30 PM|
Public Holidays: Closed Labour Day (25 Oct), Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb), Taranaki Anniversary (14 Mar), Good Friday (15 Apr), Easter Sunday (17 Apr), Easter Monday (18 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun).
Procedures / Treatments
You are put into a state of unconsciousness either by the injection of an anaesthetic medication into a vein or by breathing in a mixture of gases. You will be unaware of what is happening around you and you will feel no pain from the surgery. You will be constantly… More
An anaesthetic is injected near the nerve pathways to the site of your surgery, so that area becomes numb. You will be awake but will not feel pain from the surgery. You may also receive a medication to make you feel relaxed and sleepy. More
An anaesthetic is injected at the site of the surgery to cause numbness in the area. You will be awake but will not feel pain from the surgery. More
Weekdays 10:00 to 20:00
Weekends 10:00 to 20:00
The Taranaki Regional Council provides good public transport information. See here
Over 30 parking spaces are provided for patients and visitors.
(06) 759 4820
(06) 758 0295
205 St Aubyn Street
205 St Aubyn Street
PO Box 979
Taranaki Mail Centre
New Plymouth 4340
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This page was last updated at 4:05PM on July 29, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Southern Cross New Plymouth Hospital - Anaesthesia.