Mr Rowan French

Specialist General Surgeon

07 859 0185 Waikato
Electronic Referral on Specialists & Referrals Service
Southern Cross Health Society Affiliated Provider for Consultations
nib Health Partner

About Mr Rowan French

Rowan French is a General, Gastrointestinal, Bariatric and Endocrine surgeon with a strong interest in metabolic surgery.

He is the president of the New Zealand Association of General Surgeons, a member of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Court of Examiners, and has significant leadership roles at the DHB.

His primary interests include the treatment of abdominal complaints, gastrointestinal cancer, gastrointestinal endoscopy and the surgical management of obesity.

He has trained extensively in these areas around New Zealand, and returned to Hamilton after working for 2 years in the Lakes region. His other interests include surgical nutrition, intravenous nutrition, and governance in health care.

Areas of Specialisation
Gastrointestinal & Endocrine Surgeon, Metabolic Surgery, Thyroid & Parathyroid Surgery, Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal Endoscopy & the surgical management of Obesity

Gender: male


Southern Cross Affiliated Provider for
Colonoscopy with associated procedures
Gastroscopy with associated procedures
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Laparoscopic repair of femoral hernia
Laparoscopic repair of inguinal hernia
Open repair of epigastric hernia
Open repair of incisional hernia
Open repair of inguinal hernia
Open repair of umbilical hernia


Payment Options
Credit card


MBCHB, FRACS, President of NZAGS

Contact Mr Rowan French

07 859 0187
36 Grey St
Hamilton East

07 871 7880
Mahoe Medical Centre
670/4 Cambridge Rd
Te Awamutu

EDI: schroedh
36 Grey St Hamilton 3216 New Zealand
Page last updated on 8 March 2021