Mr Christopher Porter

Plastic, Reconstructive, Hand & Cosmetic Surgeon (FRACS)

03 242 0797 Canterbury
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Southern Cross Health Insurance Affiliated Provider for Consultations
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About Mr Christopher Porter

Description of Specialisation
Skin cancer, melanoma and lymph node surgery
Scar revision
Hand & nerve surgery - carpal & cubital tunnel, ganglions, dupuytren's contracture, ACC hand injury repair & reconstruction
Breast reconstruction, reduction, augmentation, lift, oncoplastic surgery
Cosmetic surgery - face & neck lift, blepharoplasty, prominent ear correction, abdominoplasty, arm & thigh lifts
Body contouring after weight loss
Gender reassignment breast surgery - FTM & MTF

Parking Available
Disability Access
Gender: male


Southern Cross Affiliated Provider for
Skin cancer and melanoma
Carpal tunnel surgery


MB ChB (1994)
FRACS (Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, 2005)
NZ Association of Plastic Surgeons & Council member
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
Faculty for Emergency Management of Severe Burns, Australia & NZ Burns Association
Plastic Surgery Representative for the Pacific Island Surgeons Association

Credentialed at St George's, Forte & Southern Cross Hospitals.

Current appointments:
Clinical Lecturer Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Christchurch School of Medicine, Otago University.

Plastic, Reconstructive, Hand & Cosmetic surgery fellowships:
Oxford, UK 2004
Los Angeles, USA 2005

Contact Mr Christopher Porter

Hiatt Chambers, St Georges Hospital
249 Papanui Rd

249 Papanui Rd Christchurch 8014 New Zealand