Urologist Consultant

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    New Zealand

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    about 3 years ago

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​Consultant Urologist sought for a 6 - 12 month temporary position in New Zealand. This role is based in a regional hospital with 360 beds, 24 hour emergency department and extensive secondary care services. Affiliated with the universities of Auckland and Wellington, it also serves as a teaching centre for medical students and residents. The role involves work within the urology services at two health boards with a team of 4 consultant urologists and 2 registrars, one of which is a training post.

The Urology service is housed in modern facilities and provides a range of surgery using some of the latest technology, such as digital flexible ureterorenoscopy and holmium/yag laser for stone treatment and prostate surgery. It also provides extensive urological investigations on an outpatient basis including urodynamics, scoping and ultrasound guided prostate biopsies. There is an extensive Uro-Oncological activity in conjunction with the Regional Cancer Treatment Service.
  • Assessment and treatment of patients with urological disorders in outpatient and inpatient settings
  • Performance of operative and investigative procedures
  • Teaching and supervision of registrars
  • Eligibility for vocational registration in Urology with the Medical Council of New Zealand
  • Fluent English language (IETLS academic module mean score 7.5 for non native English speakers