About Dr Praveen De Silva

Praveen is a Gynaecologist, with sub-specialist training in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery (keyhole surgery). His practice has a particular focus on advanced endometriosis, uterine fibroids, & hysterectomy.

Hospitals Practicing At: MercyAscot & Southern Cross Brightside Hospital

Current Positions
Consulting: Auckland Gynaecology Group

Services

Description of Specialisation
Gynaecology: Management & treatment in benign gynaecology conditions. These include:
Abnormal uterine bleeding
Pelvic pain/endometriosis
Fibroids
Ovarian cysts
Prolapse & incontinence
Miscarriage & ectopic pregnancy
Abnormal cervical screening tests (pap smears/colposcopy)
Contraception
Advanced Services: Praveen welcomes referrals and consultations in advanced endoscopic surgery:
High stage endometriosis diagnosed on previous laparoscopy or ultrasound
Bowel endometriosis
Large fibroid/ uterus surgery (above belly button)
Interest in robotic surgery

Credentials

Qualifications/Memberships
MBChB, BMedSci(Hons), DipOMG, FRANZCOG, AGES Surgical Fellowship

Specialist Training
Praveen was born & raised in Wellington. He completed his Bachelor of Medicine & Sciences through the University of Otago, Wellington campus. His passion towards womens health originated after spending his medical elective at the Mother Teresa Hospital in Kolkata India where he assisted in the safe delivery of many mothers with minimal access to healthcare

Contact Dr Praveen De Silva

09 524 1221
105 Remuera Rd
Remuera
Auckland

PO Box 109017,
Newmarket
Auckland 1149

105 Remuera Rd Auckland 1050 New Zealand
Page last updated on 9 May 2022