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General Manager: Paul Cocks
90 Hanson Street, Newtown, Wellington 6021
Reception Phone: (04) 910 2160

Mr Imad Aljanabi

MB ChB 1982 Baghdad; FICMS (Gen Surg) 1993; FRACS 2006

Practising at

Southern Cross Wellington Hospital


General Surgery

Full NZ Registration Date

27 July 2000

Private Services

Mr Imad Aljanabi - General Surgeon

Physical address:Southern Cross Specialist Centre
90 Hanson Street

(04) 910 2178

Healthlink EDI: wgtnmspc

Special Clinical Interest(s)

  • Gallbladder surgery
  • Laparoscopic and open hernia repair
  • Colon surgery
  • Small bowel surgery
  • Pilonidal sinus disease surgery
  • Anal surgery
  • Skin lesion surgery
  • Complex abdominal wall hernia including incisional hernia

Professional Profile

I am a consultant general surgeon currently primarily working at Wellington Hospital.

I have training and experience in general surgery at Wellington, Hutt and Christchurch hospitals.

I have been a senior lecturer at the Wellington School of Medicine since 2008. Prior to my New Zealand experience, I was a consultant surgeon in Iraq.

Presently, I am a fellow or member of the following professional bodies:

  • Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Member of the New Zealand Association of General Surgeons
  • Member of the Australian and New Zealand Hepatic, Pancreatic and Biliary Association
  • Member of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Gastric & Oesophageal Surgery.

Post Fellowship Training

I completed one year of post fellowship training in upper gastrointestinal and hepato-biliary and pancreatic surgery in Christchurch.


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Visiting hours: 8am - 8pm

90 Hanson Street, Newtown, Wellington, 6021

Tel: (04) 910 2160


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