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Dr Simon Van Rij

Urologist

09 623 0161 Auckland
Urgent Appointments Available
Electronic Referral on Specialists & Referrals Service
Southern Cross Health Society Affiliated Provider for Consultations
nib Health Partner

About Dr Simon Van Rij

Hospitals Practicing At: Auckland Hospital, Southern Cross North Harbour & Brightside Hospitals
Mercy Hospital, Ormiston Hospital

Specialist Experience
Expert in managing urological cancers having worked as a Robotic and Laser specialist consultant in the largest prostate and robotic surgery centre in London and the UK before returning to NZ.
Simon remains involved in teaching prostate cancer diagnostic techniques, robotic and laser surgery to other surgeons.

Current Positions
Consultant Urologist Auckland Hospital
Private Urology consultant OneSixOne Epsom and Wairau Valley.

Gender: male

Services

Conditions Treated include:

  • All urological cancers: kidney, bladder, prostate, testicular
  • Urinary flow problems and related symptoms including catheter issues and blood in the urine (haematuria)
  • Kidney stones, Scrotal abnormalities: hydroceles, varioceles, epidymal cysts

Operations Performed Include:

  • Robotic prostatectomy
  • Robotic partial nephrectomy
  • Minimally invasive prostate treatments: REZUM, Urolift
  • Transperineal prostate biopsy, MRI guided prostate biopsy
  • HOLEP - laser TURP
  • Laparoscopic nephrectomy, Bladder tumour removal
  • Ureteroscopy, laser, shockwave treatment (ESWL)
  • TURP, urodynamics, laser, cystoscopy, stent insertion

Credentials

Qualifications/Memberships
FRACS, MBChB, BSc, PG Dip Sports Medicine;
Society of Robotic Surgeons,
Urology Society of Australia & NZ

Specialist Training
Advanced robotic surgery (prostate + kidney) and pelvic uro-oncology surgery training, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre.
New Zealand-trained surgeon who treats all aspects of urology, and takes pride in clear communication and patient-centred care

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Contact Dr Simon Van Rij

Urgent Appointments Available

Ph: 09 623 0161

09 623 4161
161 Gillies Ave
Epsom
Auckland

PO Box 26498,
Epsom
Auckland 1344

Opening Hours
Mon
8:00am – 5:00pm

Tue
8:00am – 5:00pm

Wed
8:00am – 5:00pm

Thu
8:00am – 5:00pm

Fri
8:00am – 5:00pm

Sat
Closed

Sun
Closed

09 623 4161
212 Wairau Rd
Glenfield
Auckland

161 Gillies Ave Auckland 1023 New Zealand
Page last updated on 28 October 2021