Hospital procedures are impacted by Covid-19. Find out more here.

Hospital procedures are impacted by Covid-19. Find out more here.

General Manager: Gerda Du Preez
3 Brightside Rd, Epsom, Auckland 1023
Reception Phone: 09 925 4200

Southern Cross Brightside Hospital is a modern private surgical hospital located in central Auckland

Originally established on its Auckland site in Epsom in the 1940s, Southern Cross Brightside Hospital was completely rebuilt to modern, high tech specifications and re-opened in 2000.

Brightside offers a wide range of surgical services and post-operative care to around 4,500 patients each year. This four-theatre hospital provides 43 in-patient beds and 6 day stay chairs, and has a staff of nearly 100.

Patient facilities

Whilst in Southern Cross Brightside hospital, this is what patients can expect.

Our Rooms

Our rooms for overnight stay have an ensuite, television, telephone, refrigerator, radio and tea/coffee making facilities. Several provide balcony or garden access.

Our Care

At Brightside, our promise is a quality-driven service. We have a professional nursing team focused on providing a high standard of care and comfort during your stay.


We provide nourishing, quality meals for overnight patients and can cater for special dietary requirements on request.


We have visitor parking on site. We can also arrange visitor meals for a reasonable charge, if requested early in the day. Visitors may be impacted by Covid-19 precautions and we recommend that you review our Covid-19 page in advance of visiting.

On-site services

Brightside hospital is constantly developing its facilities and surgical services in line with the needs of the community.

Hospital facilities

Specialist centres & related health providers

Surgical Specialties

View our range of surgical specialties

General Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery

Our hospital patients’ experience


Visiting hours: 11am - 8pm

3 Brightside Road, Epsom, Auckland 1023
PO Box 26064, Epsom, Auckland, 1344

Phone: 09 925 4200

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