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

Mr Grant Christey

MB ChB 1992 Otago; FRACS 2004

Practising at

Southern Cross Hamilton Hospital


General Surgery

Full NZ Registration Date

24 November 1993

Private Services

Waikato Surgery

Physical address:36 Grey Street

(07) 859 0185

(07) 859 0187

Healthlink EDI: schroedh

Special Clinical Interest(s)

  • General surgery
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Endoscopy
  • Hernia surgery
  • Abdominal wall reconstruction
  • Hepatobiliary surgery
  • Thyroid surgery


Professional Profile

Grant Christey is a general surgeon with a broad range of surgical interests including laparoscopic and open hernia, biliary and abdominal surgery, endoscopy, thyroid surgery, minor anal surgery. He has specific interests in complex abdominal wall and incisional hernia surgery.

He has been a general surgeon and director of Trauma Services at Waikato Hospital since 2006, and there he performs a full range of acute and elective surgery and is Director of Trauma Services and Senior Lecturer in Surgery at Waikato Clinical School.

In 2009, he was named an International Scholar by the American College of Surgeons, and now holds dual fellowships with American and Australasian Colleges of Surgery.

Mr Christey was born in Te Awamutu and raised in Hamilton. After a science degree and medical training at University of Otago he worked as a trauma and general surgeon in Sydney, Australia, and completed a sabbatical with the Liver Unit at Princess Alexandra Hospital in Brisbane.

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

Phone: 07 959 5700
Fax: 07 959 5702

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