About Dr 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. Does not treat abnormal smears or do any infertility.
Graduated as a doctor from Stellenbosch University in South Africa in 1989. Graduated as a specialist Gynaecologist and Obstetrician in 1999 with qualifications from Glasgow and South Africa.
In 2003 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.
Travels to the Cook Islands annually to perform incontinence and prolapse surgery. Also is actively involved in running surgical workshops for midwives throughout the Pacific.
Moved to Northland October 2015.
Areas of Specialisation
General Gynaecology, Urogynaecology, Menopause, Female Sexual Dysfunction, Urodynamics
Other Languages Spoken
Consultations and most out patient procedures.
MBChB, FCOG, MMed (O&G), FRANZCOG
A GP referral is often preferable, particularly for patients with a complicated medical history, but not necessary.