About Mairi Wallace
Mairi Wallace’s special interests are; Urogynaecology (prolapse and incontinence) and the menopause. Particularly interested in the quality of life issues often faced by women as they get older. These include not only menopausal symptoms and incontinence but also sexual dysfunction and irregular or heavy periods. She performs colposcopy and treat abnormal smear results.
Graduated as a doctor from Stellenbosch University in South Africa in 1989. After training she travelled for two and a half years. In this time she worked as a SCUBA diver in the Caribbean, did voluntary work in a hospital in West Africa. Graduated as a specialist Gynaecologist and Obstetrician in 1999 with qualifications from Glasgow and South Africa.
In 2003 the family settled in New Zealand. Continued work in Urogynaecology and developed an interest in the less conventional management of the menopause, including the use of Bio-identical hormones.
Moved to Northland October 2015.
Areas of Specialisation
General Gynaecology, Urogynaecology, Menopause, Female Sexual Dysfunction, Urodynamics
Other Languages Spoken
MBChB, FCOG, MMed (O&G), FRANZCOG