Mr Ross Roberts



Areas of Specialisation:

Gastrointestinal Surgery
Gastroesophageal reflux
Bowel resection and screening for bowel cancer
Haemorrhoids and anal fissures
General Surgery
Endoscopy including colonoscopy and gastroscopy
Hernia Surgery including laparoscopic repair and repair of complex herniae including hiatus hernia

Specialist Training:

Specialised in General Surgery gaining Fellowship of Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) in 1995 followed by international post Fellowship experience in Upper Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary Surgery at Groote Schuur Hospital in Cape Town, South Africa.

Positions & Memberships:

Specialist General Surgeon, Christchurch Hospital
Senior Lecturer, University of Otago Medical School
Visiting Surgeon at St George’s Hospital and Southern Cross Hospital Christchurch
Past Chair of Upper GI, HPB and Obesity Surgery Section of Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS)
Inaugural member and Past President of Australian and New Zealand Gastric and Oesophageal Surgery Association (ANZGOSA)
Member of New Zealand Medical Association
Member of New Zealand Association of General Surgeons
Inaugural member of Australian and New Zealand Hepatic, Pancreatic and Biliary Surgery Association (ANZHPBA)

Ross Roberts

Contact Details


Level 1, Specialists @ Nine
9 Caledonian Road
St Albans
Christchurch 8014


(03) 961 6666


(03) 961 6655