Mr Steven Kelly

03 375 4489 Canterbury
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Southern Cross Health Insurance Affiliated Provider for Consultations
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About Mr Steven Kelly

I am a New Zealand trained General Surgeon and fully qualified in 2006. I offer high quality surgical services with an emphasis on safety, trust and excellence.

Subspecialist training - Two years in the United Kingdom at Addenbrookes Hospital (Cambridge), Edinburgh Royal Infirmary (Scotland) and Musgrove Park Hospital (Taunton). At these hospitals I trained in laparoscopic obesity surgery, oesophagogastric surgery (benign and malignant), advanced laparoscopic surgery, routine and complex hernia surgery and laparoscopic anti reflux surgery.

Areas of Special Interest
Laparoscopic Obesity Surgery, General & Laparoscopic Surgery, Endoscopy

Areas of Specialisation
Laparoscopic and open hernia repair, laparoscopic anti-reflux surgery, laparoscopic cholecystectomy, laparoscopic weight loss surgery, Upper GI surgery, General surgery, Gastroscopy and Colonoscopy.

Gender: Male


At Christchurch Weight Loss Surgery I provide a comprehensive range of safe and effective weight loss surgical options. Also available, is a full multidisciplinary team of specialist dietitians, bariatric nurse, psychologists and exercise specialist.

The operations offered include:
Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy
Laparoscopic gastric bypass
Laparoscopic gastric band
Laparoscopic and open revision bariatric surgery
Management of complex cases

At Christchurch Surgical Associates I provide General Surgery and Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery services

Areas of expertise include
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Laparoscopic bile duct exploration
Laparoscopic antireflux surgery (Hiatal Hernia surgery)
Laparoscopic and open hernia repair
Complex hernia repair
Colon surgery
Management of anal conditions
Investigation of abdominal pain
Gastroscopy and Colonoscopy

Southern Cross Affiliated Provider for
APC procedures in association with endoscopy, Banding of haemorrhoids, Colonoscopy, Gastroscopy.

Gastric banding (paid as an allowance as per policy coverage tables), Haemorrhoidectomy, Laparoscopic cholecystectomy, Laparoscopic cholecystectomy with an intraoperative cholangiogram, Laparoscopic nissen fundoplication, Laparoscopic repair of femoral hernia, Laparoscopic repair of hiatus 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, Open repair of umbilical hernia.


MBChB (Otago) 1997, FRACS 2006

Hospitals Practising at
St Georges, Southern Cross, Ashburton

Contact Mr Steven Kelly

03 355 1124
146 Leinster Rd

PO Box 36403,
Christchurch 8146

03 375 4948
Christchurch Weight Loss Surgery
146 Leinster Rd

EDI: coulterg
146 Leinster Rd Christchurch 8014 New Zealand
Page last updated on 30 March 2021