Cardiothoracic Surgery

Cardiothoracic Surgery


Cardiothoracic Surgery involves the surgical treatment of diseases affecting the heart and greater vessels (cardiac) or organs inside the chest (thorax), usually involving the lungs, chest wall and diaphragm.  The Southern DHB Cardiothoracic Surgery service is one of five national centres for adult cardiac and thoracic surgery.  Outpatient Clinics are delivered at Dunedin and Southland hospitals, while Cardiothoracic Surgery takes place at Dunedin Hospital.



Dunedin Hospital, 201 Great King St

  • Ward 7A
  • Medical Specialties, Outpatient Department (Fredrick St entrance)

Contact Details

Cardiac Secretary (Dunedin): Ph: 03 474 0999 ext 8060
Ward 7A:  03 474 0999 ext 8962
Medical Specialties, Outpatient Department: 03 474 0999 ext 8100