Dr Murali Mahadevan

Paediatric & Adult ENT Surgeon

09 925 4050 Auckland , Northland

About Dr Murali Mahadevan

Dr Mahadevan is a New Zealand trained ENT Surgeon graduating from Auckland Medical School in 1987. Subsequent post graduate training was undertaken as an ENT Surgeon. He attained the Fellowship of Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 1995 (FRACS).

Further post fellowship training in paediatric ENT was gained at Royal Children's Hospital in Melbourne 1996 and Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children in London 1997.

He returned following fellowship training to work in New Zealand in 1998. He now works half time in both the public and private sector. He is the Clinical Director / Surgeon at Starship Children's Hospital and is also a Senior Lecturer with the Department of Surgery, University of Auckland.

His main practice is located at Suite 6, Mauranui Clinic, Epsom and has a branch practice in Warkworth.

His sub speciality interest is paediatric ENT and Sleep Apnoea/Snoring Surgery. He also has extensive experience in Neck lump Surgery, nose and sinus surgery.

Gender: male


Areas of Specialisation
Snoring & Sleep Apnoea
Comprehensive treatment of OSA and Snoring including PSG Ambulatory Testing, Mandibular Advancement Splints and Surgery. Surgery of soft palate with Pillar Procedure, Radiofrequency/Cobalation and UPPP with Palatal Advancement.
Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
Nose & Sinus Disorders

Nasal obstruction due to polyps, deviated septum, turbinate hypertrophy, chronic sinusitis, headaches, ACC Fractured Nose.
Nasal Surgery / Rhinoplasty
Rhinoplasty is performed to improve nasal shape and function. Either open rhinoplasty or closed endo-nasal rhinoplasty technique, ACC Fractured Nose.
In Rooms Surgery for nasal turbinates.
Head & Neck Surgery
Surgery to deal with lesions of the parotid, submandibular, sublingual, and minor salivary glands. Surgical excision of branchial cysts, dermoid cysts, Sistrunks procedure to remove thyroglossal duct cysts.
Paediatric Otolaryngology
Head & Neck Surgery

Surgical treatment of common Paediatric ear, nose, and throat conditions.
All aspects of Paediatric ENT including ear infections, glue ear, grommets, tonsillitis, OSA and tonsillectomy.

Hospitals: Gillies Hospital, CMDHB

Warkworth consults available for Whangarei and Far North patients

Southern Cross Affiliated Provider for
Tonsillectomy, Adenoidectomy, Grommets, Adenotonsillectomy, Adenotonsillectomy and Grommets, Functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS), Septoplasty, FESS/septoplasty


MB ChB 1989 Auckland, FRACS (ORL Hons) 1995

Current Affiliations:

  • Paediatric ORL Surgeon - Counties Manukau (CMDHB), Auckland, New Zealand
  • Associate Professor - Dept of Surgery, The University of Auckland
  • Ex Clinical Director - Dept of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery, Starship Childrens Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand (2004-2017)
  • Private Practice - Gillies Hospital
  • Immediate Past President - Australian NZ Society of Paediatric Otolaryngology
  • Member of New Zealand Society of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery
  • Member of the American Society of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery

Fellowship Trained in
Paediatric ORL:

Great Ormond Street Childrens Hospital, London, UK 1996
Royal Childrens Hospital, Melbourne, Australia 1995
Sabbatical in Sleep Medicine / Sleep Surgery, Stamford, USA 2007


Contact Dr Murali Mahadevan

Urgent Appointments Available

P: 09 925 4050

Ste 6
86 Great South Rd

PA/Secretary mobile: 021 770 681

09 925 4051
10 Percy St

86 Great South Rd Auckland 1051 New Zealand
Page last updated on 9 May 2022