Mr Imad Aljanabi



MB ChB 1982 Baghdad; FICMS (Gen Surg) 1993; FRACS 2006


I am a consultant general surgeon currently primarily working at Wellington Hospital.

I have training and experience in general surgery at Wellington, Hutt and Christchurch hospitals.

I have been a senior lecturer at the Wellington School of Medicine since 2008. Prior to my New Zealand experience, I was a consultant surgeon in Iraq.

Presently, I am a fellow or member of the following professional bodies:

  • Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Member of the New Zealand Association of General Surgeons
  • Member of the Australian and New Zealand Hepatic, Pancreatic and Biliary Association
  • Member of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Gastric & Oesophageal Surgery.




  • Gallbladder surgery
  • Laparoscopic and open hernia repair
  • Colon surgery
  • Small bowel surgery
  • Pilonidal sinus disease surgery
  • Anal surgery
  • Skin lesion surgery

Title or Designation

General Surgeon

Post-Fellowship Training

I completed one year of post fellowship training in upper gastrointestinal and hepato-biliary and pancreatic surgery in Christchurch.

Full NZ Registration Date

28 July 2000

Vocational Scope

General Surgery

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Contact Details

Mr Imad Aljanabi is available at the following services:

Private Services

Mr Imad Aljanabi - General Surgeon

This service is available at the following location:

Southern Cross Specialist Centre, 90 Hanson Street, Newtown, Wellington

Private Surgical Services

Southern Cross Wellington Hospital - General Surgery

This service is available at the following location:

Southern Cross Wellington Hospital