About Mr Barnaby Smith
Barnaby Smith is a Bariatric, General and Endoscopic Surgeon with specialist interest in Bariatric Surgery, Upper Gastrointestinal, Melanoma, Laparoscopy and Hernia Repair. After completing his Australasian Surgical Fellowship (FRACS), Barnaby spent over two years of higher training at international posts to further his clinical skills in a Clinical Fellowship at the Royal Marsden (London, UK) in Melanoma and Surgical Oncology and this was followed by a Clinical Fellowship at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh (UK) in Upper Gastrointestinal surgery (Cancer and Benign Surgery).
Barnaby has also recently returned from a Bariatric Sabbatical in Gastric Bypass surgery
Barnaby was born in Tauranga and has returned with his family to live and work in the Bay of Plenty. He holds Surgical Consultant positions across the District Health Board at both the Tauranga and Whakatane Public Hospitals. Barnaby also works from the East Bay Specialist Centre (Whakatane) and Grace Hospital (Tauranga) private institutions.
Specialist Training in:
- Bariatric Surgery
- Melanoma and Surgical Oncology
- Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery (Benign, Reflux and Malignant)
Specialist interest in:
- Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia
- Incisional Hernia
Hospitals Practicing at: Grace Hospital
Barnaby holds Surgical Consultant positions across the District Health Board at both the Tauranga and Whakatane Public Hospitals.
APC procedures in association with endoscopy, Colonoscopy, EMR procedures in association with endoscopy, Gastroscopy.Open repair of femoral hernia, Open repair of incisional hernia, Open repair of inguinal hernia, Open repair of umbilical hernia.
BHB, MBChB, FRACS