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Consultant General Surgeon - New Zealand

Salary DOE - General Surgery - Medicine
Ref: 392 Date Posted: Tuesday 26 Sep 2017

A Consultant General Surgeon with an interest in Breast Disease is sought for a full time permanent or fixed term contract in New Zealand. The hospital is a 260 bed facility providing secondary medical services and regional specialist services in Plastic Surgery, Maxillo Facial Surgery and Rheumatology.

The General Surgery department provides high-quality care to people referred to the department with a wide range of acute and elective surgical conditions and is also the lead provider of the National Breast Screening Aotearoa Programme for the sub-region.


  • - Acute and Elective Surgery
  • - Symptomatic Breast and General Surgery Clinics
  • - Work with the lead Surgeon for the Breast Screening Programme to ensure that services are delivered in line with Ministry of Health guidelines
  • - Support and leadership of junior medical staff
  • - Working alongside and supporting nurse specialists
  • - An active role in interdisciplinary team education


  • Eligible for vocational registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand
  • Hold FRACS or equivalent
  • Fluent English