Mr Bruce Peat

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon

09 277 1540 Auckland
Urgent Appointments Available
Electronic Referral on Specialists & Referrals Service
Southern Cross Health Society Affiliated Provider for Consultations
nib Health Partner

About Mr Bruce Peat

Bruce is a Plastic Surgeon and Hand Surgeon who has a Consultant Plastic Surgeon appointment at Middlemore Hospital and who consults privately at Eastcare Specialist Centre (Botany) and Handworks (Epsom). He operates privately at EastCare (local anaesthetic cases), Ormiston Hospital, Brightside Hospital and Ascot Hospital.

Born and educated in Auckland, Bruce graduated from the Auckland School of Medicine and trained as a Plastic Surgeon in New Zealand, achieving Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 1989.

He trained for five years overseas undertaking further post-graduate training in Hand Surgery (USA), Microsurgery (Canada) and Reconstructive Plastic Surgery (England), including work as an Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery in the USA.

Bruce returned to Auckland in 1994 as a Consultant Plastic Surgeon at Middlemore Hospital, subsequently working as Deputy and then Head of the Plastic Surgery Department, where he remains as one of the senior Plastic Surgeons.

He has published significant articles in leading Plastic Surgery journals and is a member of the New Zealand Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons and President of the New Zealand Society for Surgery of the Hand.

Gender: Male


Areas of Specialisation

Hand Surgery:
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
(Affiliated Provider for Southern Cross)
Nerve & Tendon Reconstruction
Skin Cancer:
All Skin Cancer including Melanoma
Sentinel Node Biopsy
(Affiliated Provider for Southern Cross)
Reconstructive Plastic Surgery:

Southern Cross Affiliated Provider for
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Sentinel Node Biopsy, Comprehensive skin examinations, Incisional biopsy, Punch biopsy, Skin cancer diagnosis and treatment, Skin cancer surgery,


MBChB (Auckland) 1982, FRACS (Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery) 1989

Contact Mr Bruce Peat

Urgent Appointments Available

Phone Clinic

Eastcare Specialist Centre
260 Botany Rd

EDI: brucesrg
09 529 7462
216 Great South Rd

EDI: brucesrg
260 Botany Rd Auckland 2013 New Zealand
Page last updated on 17 July 2019