General Manager: Mark Watson
21 Von Tempsky Street, Hamilton East, Hamilton 3216
Reception Phone: (07) 959 5700

Southern Cross' hospital in Hamilton is a superbly equipped private surgical hospital

Situated in a quiet, central part of Hamilton, Southern Cross' hospital has been proudly serving the wider Waikato community for many years.  The hospital has been extensively expanded and upgraded and now incorporates 8 fully equipped operating theatres, 60 inpatient beds, a purpose-built Day Surgery Unit, an advanced interventional cardiology suite.  It also boasts a six bed intensive care unit (ICU), high dependency care and access to hi-tech radiology services, including CT and MRI.

Our comfortable facilities, combined with the very latest in technology and on-site support services, enable independent medical specialists to undertake a wide range of procedures - from routine investigations to complex surgery. Their expertise is supported by caring, professional nursing teams and a Resident Medical Officer on duty overnight.

Southern Cross Heart Institute

Southern Cross’ hospital in Hamilton is home to the Southern Cross Heart Institute.  This modern centre offers a wide range of leading edge diagnostic and interventional cardiology services, all delivered under one roof.  Southern Cross’s cardiology service centre in the Waikato includes a state-of-the-art, purpose-built interventional cardiology suite, equipped with an Azurion system which offers fusion of digital x-ray technology, CT scan and 4D ultrasound (echocardiogram) of the heart, in real time.

Cardiology referrals from the Waikato region and beyond are dealt with by a leading group of independent medical specialists covering general cardiology, interventional cardiology, imaging, electrophysiology (EP), structural intervention (including TAVI and mitral clip procedures) and cardiac surgery.

Patient facilities

Here’s what you can expect from Southern Cross Hamilton Hospital.


We offer a wide choice of delicious food, freshly prepared by our fantastic on-site chefs. We can instantly cater for any dietary requirements.

Our Rooms

We offer you a range of spacious and private rooms, all with ensuite facilities, along with free Wi-Fi, morning and afternoon tea, Sky TV and complimentary newspapers.

Our Care

Your care and wellbeing are the most important things to us. Our team are all here to provide you and your family with the highest levels of care, support and compassion.


Ward visiting hours is flexible and tailored to the needs of our patients and their family.

On-site services

Our Hamilton hospital offers a wide range of facilities, from digitally equipped operating theatres, right through to our Interventional Cardiology Suite. All our Hi-Tech facilities are supported by a Preadmission Clinic, Consulting Rooms, Day Surgical Unit, ICU, Radiology Services and much more. We work hard to ensure the very best equipment is available for specialists operating and consulting on site - to enable the very highest levels of care.

Hospital facilities

Specialist centres & related health providers

Surgical Specialties

View our range of surgical specialties

Cardiothoracic surgery
General Surgery
Ophthalmology (Eye surgery)
Orthopaedic Surgery
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Vascular surgery
Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery
Interventional Radiology

Our hospital patients’ experience


Visiting hours: 11am - 8pm

21 Von Tempsky St, Hamilton 3216
P.O. Box 4173, Hamilton 3247

Phone: 07 959 5700
Fax: 07 959 5702

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