Facilities for specialists

Facilities for specialists

Facilities for specialists

Supported by the very latest technology, equipment, and facilities, at Wakefield Hospital we are able to provide the most comprehensive range of private surgical facilities in the Wellington area.

Operating Theatre and Recovery

Our operating suite comprises 7 theatres and a 10-bed recovery unit fully equipped to meet the requirements of modern surgery.

Day stay unit (DSU)

The Day Stay Unit is a shared accommodation wing of the hospital which provides specialised care for procedures which are shorter in nature and may require only a few hours or overnight accommodation.

Diagnostic Facilities

We have a range of diagnostic facilities available at our hospital including our
Endoscopy Suite, Cath Lab, Radiology Services and more.

Intensive Care (ICU) and High Dependency Care (HDU)

These special care units provide post-operative intensive and high dependency care including coronary care. They feature the latest monitoring equipment and are used for patients who have undergone complex surgery or procedures and emergency care if necessary. We have five ICU/HDU beds at our hospital.


We have a Pharmacy Department at Wakefield Hospital to assist when needed.


Wakefield Hospital has the following outpatient clinics:
– Wakefield Specialist Centre
– Wakefield Heart Centre
– Gastroenterology at Wakefield

Outlying clinics operate at Kapiti and Waikanae under the Wakefield umbrella, and many of our specialists consult as far afield as Palmerston North, Auckland and Christchurch.
Wakefield Specialist Centre (WSC).

The Wakefield Specialist Centre provides specialist consulting rooms as well as laboratory, physiotherapy, and radiology facilities. Contact details of specialists who hold clinical privileges at Wakefield Hospital and have rooms in the WSC can be accessed via the button below.

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