Minor surgery

Minor surgery is commonly provided in primary care practices, providing fast, competent removal and biopsies of skin lesions.


Dr Garsing Wong offers removal of minor skin lesions using the Ellman Surgitron whereby superior cosmetic results can be achieved.  All lesions removed are sent for histological analysis.  The cost for surgery starts from $650. 

Dr Garsing Wong is the first New Zealand born and trained physician to offer hair transplantation in New Zealand.  The hair transplantation is performed in the purpose built surgical suite.  The most important aspect for all patients is to have an accurate diagnosis of their condition and to preserve what you have.  Hair transplantation is safe, and offers a permanent  solution for most men with adrogenetic hair loss.  Consultation charge is $120.  Please email nzhairtransplant@gmail.com or phone 09 360 1250 to book an appointment.

Dr Kathleeya Stang-Veldhouse, Oculoplastic Surgeon offers specialist consultations on Wednesday.  Dr Stang-Veldhouse offers eyelid surgery (Upper and lower blepharoplasties), mid face lift, ptosis repair (fixing droopy eyelids), ectropian repairs.  

Dr Daniel Poratt (PhD), Podiatrist is a Senior Lecturer at AUT, also consults at Auckland Central Medical and Health Centre.  Dr Daniel Poratt consults offers ingrown toenail surgery and general podiatry care. 


Dr Serguei Tchijov, Vascular surgeon, Middlemore Hospital Consultant, Southern Cross Affiliated provider, is available on Mondays to treat your varicose veins.

These conditions do not need to be referred to a hospital, perhaps saving you a long wait.