About Dr Michael Wynn-Williams
Dr Michael Wynn-Williams is an expert Advanced Laparoscopic Gynaecologist who has returned to New Zealand to be based in Auckland after working as a Gynaecologist overseas.
Michael is an endometriosis specialist (AGES Level 6) with extensive experience in minimally invasive pelvic surgery. He favours a multidisciplinary approach to managing complex endometriosis cases.
Michael will see private patients locally in Auckland at his rooms at Ascot Hospital, Auckland. He will also see private patients from around New Zealand, Australia, and the Asia-Pacific region by telemedicine video conferencing. He is providing fertility care and ART services in association with Fertility Associates at Ascot Hospital. Additionally, Michael has a public position as Laparoscopic Gynaecologist at Auckland DHB. (see more)
Michael trained in obstetrics and gynaecology in Christchurch, New Zealand, where he developed his interest in endometriosis management. Post-training, he undertook a two-year Fellowship in advanced laparoscopic surgery with A/Prof Alan Lam in Sydney. Michael backed up his sub-speciality training with a post-fellowship year in Glasgow, then completed a 2-year consultant post at Cambridge University NHS Trust, Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge, UK. Sharing his knowledge and skills with the next generation of womens health specialists, Michael taught and demonstrated advanced laparoscopic gynaecology surgery to doctors around the United Kingdom and Ireland. He continues to teach and demonstrate advanced laparoscopic surgery and pelvic anatomy to gynaecologists throughout Australia and New Zealand.
In 2007, Michael co-founded Eve Health in Brisbane, Australia with A/Prof Anusch Yazdani. Eve Health has grown to be Australias leading Obstetrics, Gynaecology, and Fertility specialist practice. Eve Health focuses on specialists providing excellence in womens healthcare with an interdisciplinary allied healthcare model.
For the past 14 years, Michael has provided private surgical services at Mater Private and the Wesley Private Hospitals in Brisbane. He was the lead advanced laparoscopic gynaecologist at the Mater Mothers Hospital, caring for complex endometriosis cases from around Queensland, northern NSW, and the Northern Territory. Michael was a Senior Lecturer with the University of Queensland. For 12 years, up until April 2020, he provided fertility treatments through Queensland Fertility Group. Michael helped to establish a Fellowship program with Eve Health and Mater Health - teaching upcoming Gynaecologists to perform advanced laparoscopic gynaecology surgery under the Australasian Gynaecological Endoscopy & Surgery (AGES) two-year training program. Always striving to progress his learning and increase his ability to provide the best care for women, Michael qualified in the use of the Da Vinci Robotic surgical system. He has also developed an interest in the multidisciplinary management of chronic pelvic pain, including the use of Botox for the treatment of pelvic floor hypertonic disorders.
Michael is a current Board member of the Australasian Gynaecological Endoscopy & Surgery and is on the medical advisory board of Endometriosis Australia, QENDO and Endometriosis New Zealand.
Services & Surgical Procedures Offered:
- Medical & Surgical Management of Endometriosis & Persistent Pelvic Pain
- Persistent Pelvic Pain Management - Pelvic Floor Botox
- Transvaginal Ultrasound of Deep Infiltrating Endometriosis (DIE)
- Laparoscopic Resection of Moderate & Severe Pelvic, Bladder, and Bowel Endometriosis
- Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy -including large fibroid uterus
- Medical & Surgical Management of Menstrual Disorders
- Operative Hysteroscopy - Fibroids, Polyps, and Ashermans Syndrome
- Laparoscopic Myomectomy - In-Bag Morcellation
- Laparoscopic Management of Pelvic Mass - Ovarian Cysts, Ovaries
- Robotic Surgery DaVinci System
- Total Robotic Hysterectomy - multiport and single site
- Laparoscopic tubal re-anastomosis (day case)
- Laparoscopic abdominal cerclage and caesarean section scar defect (niche) repair
- Novasure Endometrial Ablation
MBChB (Otago) FRANZCOG