About Atul Dhabuwala
Atul Dhabuwala is an experienced General Surgeon who completed his medical degree in India. After immigrating to New Zealand he trained in General Surgery and completed his Royal Australasian Fellowship in General Surgery in 2005. He extended his skills in Laparoscopic Gastrointestinal surgery in Germany and New Zealand. He started Private Bariatric surgery service in 2009. He also has a public hospital attachment at the Lower Hutt Hospital as a Consultant General Surgeon performing a wide range of surgery including Upper Gastrointestinal, biliary, pancreatic, bowel, thyroid and hernia surgery. He is extremely enthusiastic about Minimally Invasive (Laparoscopic) Surgery.
Hospitals Practising At: Hutt, Boulcott,
Southern Cross Wellington
Areas of Specialisation for Bariatric Surgery
Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass, Laparoscopic Loop Gastric Bypass (Mini Gastric Bypass).
Removal of LapBand, Conversion from Sleeve or Band to Gastric Bypass
Areas of Specialisation for General Surgery
All Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery including Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux / Hiatus Hernia Surgery, Laparoscopic Gall Bladder Surgery, Laparoscopic Hernia Surgery, Laparoscopic Bowel Surgery, Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery, Thyroid Surgery, Gastric Surgery, Pancreatic Surgery, Pilonidal Sinus Surgery
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy with an intraoperative cholangiogram, Laparoscopic inguinal hernia, Open or laparoscopic cholecystectomy, Open or laparoscopic repair of femoral hernia, Open or laparoscopic repair of inguinal hernia, Open or laparoscopic repair of umbilical hernia, Open repair of epigastric hernia.
MBBS 1990 Bombay; FRACS (GenSurg) 2005