Women's Health (Gynaecology)

Gynaecology provides inpatient, day patient and outpatient services for women in South Canterbury.

Description
  • Gynaecology Outpatient Clinic – assessment of presenting gynaecological issue.
  • Colposcopy Clinic – management of abnormal smear results; Lletz treatments are done under Local or general anaesthetic.
  • Acute Gynaecological Conditions.
  • Management of early pregnancy complications.
  • Management of post pregnancy complications.
  • Elective and acute Gynaecology surgery.
  • Management of gynaecological oncology (cancer) conditions (often in conjunction with tertiary centre Canterbury District Health Board).
Location

Gynaecology Clinics held on Level 2, Timaru Hospital
Colposcopy Clinics held in OPD on Level 1, Timaru Hospital
Queen Street
Timaru

Lead/key Clinicians

Mr Geoff Werkmeister - Clinical Director Maternal, Child & Youth
Mr Albert Makary - Gynaecologist
Dr Enrique Africano - Gynaecologist