Surgical Unit

The Surgical Unit cares for acute and elective surgical patients requiring general surgery procedures/care as well as acute urology, gynaecology, ophthalmology and ENT patients who may require at least one overnight stay.  Most patients in the unit undergo surgery, but some are managed conservatively.  There are 25 beds in the Surgical Unit.  The Unit is located on the 1st floor of the Whakaue Rauoranga Building.


 Visiting hours are: 11.00am until 1.30pm and 4.00pm until 8.00pm each day.

The Surgical Unit Team    
Clinical Nurse Manager Jenny Potter 7950
Clinical Nurse Educator Jo Brannigan


Social Worker John Chand 8538