Mr. Robert Cable

Mr. Robert Cable

Mr. Robert Cable

Mr. Robert CableFRCS (England) FRACS

I am a General & Laparoscopic Surgeon who has been involved with Obesity Surgery since the 1980's. Since 1996 I have changed to Laparoscopic Obesity Surgery with the insertion of Lap Bands, and in 2006 Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy.

Medical School
Otago Medical School, Dunedin
Qualifications
MB Ch B 1970
Post Graduate
FRCS England 1975, FRACS 1977
Registration
Medical Council, New Zealand
Specialty
  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Obesity Surgery
Professional Memberships
  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Royal College of Surgeons (England)
  • Obesity Surgery Society of Australia and New Zealand (OSSANZ)
Current Appointments
Full Time Private Practice, Tauranga
Private Hospital Visiting Rights
  • Norfolk Southern Cross Hospitals
  • Grace Road, Tauranga
  • Cambridge Road, Tauranga
His Particular Interests are
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Lap Band Surgery for Obesity
  • Laparoscopic Tube Gastrectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgery for : Gallstones, Hiatus hernia, Gastro Oesophageal Reflux, Hernia Repairs (Open and Laparoscopic), appendicectomy, division of adhesions
  • General Surgery for: Thyroid, Breast (Benign & malignant), Parotid, Bowel Cancer, Haemorrhoids, Varicose Veins