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Southern Cross New Plymouth Hospital - Gastroenterology

Private Surgical Service, Gastroenterology & Hepatology (Liver)

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.


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.



Procedures / Treatments

  • Colonoscopy

    A long, narrow tube with a tiny camera attached (colonoscope) is inserted into your anus and then moved along the entire colon.… More

  • Gastroscopy

    A long, flexible tube with a tiny camera attached (gastroscope) is inserted through your mouth and moved down your digestive tract.… More

  • Liver Biopsy


Visiting Hours

Weekdays 10:00 to 20:00 
Weekends 10:00 to 20:00

Public Transport

The Taranaki Regional Council provides good public transport information. See here


Over 30 parking spaces are provided for patients and visitors.

Contact Details

205 St Aubyn Street
New Plymouth
Taranaki 4310

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Street Address

205 St Aubyn Street
New Plymouth
Taranaki 4310

Postal Address

PO Box 979
Taranaki Mail Centre
New Plymouth 4340

This page was last updated at 4:07PM on July 29, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Southern Cross New Plymouth Hospital - Gastroenterology.