ENT at Waikato Hospital places emphasis on day surgery where patients can have a procedure completed without having to stay in hospital.
The service shares the 16-bed inpatient (ward) area with Eyes (Ophthalmology).
There is also a close alignment with Audiology (hearing) which provides service to all age groups (including newborns) including audiology assessment, auditory brain stem response and other specialist assessments, hearing-aid assessment and fitting.
Waikato Hospital, Waiora Waikato Hospital Campus, Pembroke Street, Hamilton
- Ward M7 (Ear, Nose, Throat and Eyes), Level 7, Menzies Building
- Ear, Nose, Throat Clinic, Reception E, Level 2, Meade Clinical Centre
- Outreach clinics at Thames, Tokoroa, Te Kuiti and Taumarunui hospitals, and other parts of the wider Midland health region.
Waikato Hospital Operator: (07) 839 8899 for all services and departments
Referrals are by general practitioners (GPs) or other health specialists.
Non-acute (non-urgent) referrals will initially be seen at a clinic appointment.