About Mr Hisham Hammodat
Dr Hisham Hammodat has a long experience in all areas of general surgery. He has a special interest in weight loss surgery for morbid obesity. He introduced the Duodenal Switch operation in New Zealand. This operation has the best reported long term weight loss results, and rates of remission of obesity co-morbidities.
Hisham is a consultant surgeon at Waitemata DHB and consults in private at Waitemata Specialist Centre, Milford.
Clinics held at
- Waitemata Specialists Centre on Wednesday mornings and fortnightly on Thursday afternoons.
Also at Southern Cross Hospital, North Harbour
General, Bariatric & Laparoscopic Surgeon: specialising in Laparoscopic Obesity Surgery, Laparoscopic hernia repair, Gallbladder, Bowel, Ano-rectal, Pilonidal disease, Skin & Soft Tissue including Melanoma.
SPECIALTIES & INTERESTS
- Bariatric surgery -
- Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy and
- Laparoscopic duodenal switch operations
- Laparoscopic hernia and gall bladder surgery
- Melanoma and other skin and soft tissue conditions
- Ano-rectal conditions and pilonidal sinus disease
Incisional hernia, Open or laparoscopic repair of inguinal hernia, Open repair of epigastric hernia, Open repair of incisional hernia, Open repair of umbilical hernia, Partial/total thyroidectomy, Pilonidal sinus surgery (direct closure), Total colectomy, Laparoscopic repair of hiatus hernia, Laparoscopic cholecystectomy, laparoscopic cholecystectomy with intraoperative cholangiogram, haemorrhoidectomy, open appendicectomy, left Hemicolectomy, Right Hemicolectomy.
Incisional biopsy, Punch biopsy, Skin cancer diagnosis and treatment, Skin cancer surgery.
MBChB, CABS, FRACS
Hospitals Practising at
Southern Cross, North Harbour