Private Service, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Maternity, Pregnancy Ultrasound
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
Specialists: see our obstetric medical specialists below.
Practice Manager: Alison Curran
Midwives: Leanne Bowden, Madeline Dymond-Cate, Jenny Petrovich
Reception: Katherine Love and Gina Bostrovas
Adult / Pakeke
How do I access this service?
Via Phone or Email
A GP Referral is required for our consultation services.
Website / App
Telehealth consultations available
We are a Southern Cross Affiliated Provider
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
|Mon – Fri||9:00 AM – 5:00 PM|
Procedures / Treatments
Ultrasound imaging, also called ultrasound scanning, is a method of obtaining pictures from inside the human body through the use of high frequency sound waves.… More
This is a procedure used to evaluate the health of your unborn baby and identify any problems that may exist.… More
Chorionic Villus Sampling
Chorionic villus sampling (CVS) is used to test for genetic disorders, such as Down’s syndrome, and involves taking a small sample of the chorionic villi, which are the tiny units that make up the placenta.… More
Toxaemia of Pregnancy (pre-eclampsia)
Toxaemia of pregnancy or pre-eclampsia is a condition that occurs in some women during the second half of pregnancy.… More
Gestation is the length of a pregnancy from conception to birth (usually 40 weeks in humans).… More
Intrauterine Growth Restriction (IUGR)
In a very small number of pregnancies, the baby may not grow as well as in a normal pregnancy.… More
An epidural is a type of anaesthetic (medication that stops pain and feeling) that makes your lower body numb without putting you to sleep.… More
Induction of Labour
Induction of labour is the process of starting labour artificially.… More
A caesarean section is the name of the operation done to deliver a baby through a cut in your stomach and uterus (womb).… More
A foetus is the name given to an unborn baby after the eighth week of pregnancy until birth.… More
A premature baby is one that is born before 37 weeks’ gestation (the length of a pregnancy from conception to birth).… More
The postpartum (also called postnatal) period is the time after the birth of a baby.… More
About one in every six couples in New Zealand will experience infertility.… More
In Vitro Fertilisation
This is the process of fertilising the woman’s egg with the male’s sperm outside of the woman’s body in the laboratory.… More
Because pregnancy care is so important for your health and the health of your baby, it is free for all NZ citizens, residents and many other visa holders. Your midwife…
Labour and Birth Care
Your midwife will be on-call for you and will attend your labour and birth. In the event that they are away or busy, they will have arranged a back-up midwife…
Staying in Hospital/Birth Centre After the Birth
155 The Terrace: bus stops are located close to this location.
38 Riddiford Street: bus stops are just outside and more are within a short walking distance (Wellington Hospital, Riddiford Street and Adelaide Road).
155 The Terrace:
On-street metered and coupon parking will be operating as normal. There is also Wilson car parking available next door located in the James Cook Hotel building.
38 Riddiford Street:
There is public parking across at Wellington Hospital, otherwise there is free public parking down the street at Countdown on the bottom floor.
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This page was last updated at 5:16PM on September 28, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Wellington Obstetrics.