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

Mr Rowan French

MB ChB 1995 Auckland; FRACS 2004

Practising at

Southern Cross Hamilton Hospital


General Surgery

Full NZ Registration Date

06 January 1997

Private Services

Waikato Surgery

Physical address:36 Grey Street

(07) 859 0185

(07) 859 0187

Healthlink EDI: schroedh

Weight Loss Surgery

Physical address:36 Grey Street

(07) 859 0185

(07) 859 0187

Special Clinical Interest(s)

Rowan French is a gastrointestinal and endocrine surgeon with a strong interest in metabolic surgery, including both under-nutrition and over-nutrition.

His preferred bariatric procedures are:

  • Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy

Read more about Rowan here.

Professional Profile

Rowan is a member of many general and obesity surgical societies. He is committed to the treatment of patients at both ends of the nutritional scale. His bariatric work with patients suffering from obesity is curiously balanced by his role as clinical leader of the Advanced Nutrition Support Team at Waikato Hospital that deals with severely malnourished patients.

Year of first medical qualification


Membership of professional bodies

  • FRACS 2004
  • Member, breast section - RACS 2004
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