Keith holds a full Consultant position in the Maternity and Gynaecology Department at the Hawke's Bay Regional Hospital. He currently holds the position of Head of Department for Gynaecology. He has a busy, and well established private practice at the Royston Hospital in Hastings with a special interest in advanced laparoscopic (key-hole) surgery.

Menstrual dysfunction,
endometriosis and pelvic pain:

Diagnosis, medical and surgical management of endometriosis including advanced laparoscopic surgery for severe endometriosis. 

Laparoscopic (key-hole) hysterectomy and myomectomy (removal of fibroids). 

Hysteroscopic (trans-cervical) surgery including endometrial ablation/resection of fibroids, polyps and septae. 

Evaluation and surgical removal of pelvic cysts and masses. 

Non-surgical management of pelvic pain and menstrual dysfunction.

Incontinence and
Pelvic Floor Dysfunction (prolapse):

Evaluation and non-surgical management including vaginal ring pessaries.

Urinary incontinence (bladder leakage).

Laparoscopic (key-hole) Burch procedure.

TVT retropubic sling.

Vaginal surgery for treatment of prolapse with/without hysterectomy.

Laparoscopic (key-hole) para-vaginal repair and vault suspension for treatment of prolapse (non-mesh).

Laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy for treatment of recurrent prolapse.

Colposcopy and
Vulval Dermatology

Smear taking and evaluation of abnormal cervical smears.

Colposcopy (cervical examination) and treatment of abnormal cervical cells.

Diagnosis and treatment of vulval irritation and skin abnormality.


Evaluation, treatment and referral for sub-fertility.

Laparoscopic surgery for endometriosis/pelvic scarring (adhesions), as appropriate.

Treatment for PCOS (polycystic ovaries).

Menopausal Medicine

Evaluation of abnormal bleeding.

Risk evaluation, prescribing and monitoring of hormone replacement therapies.

Adolescent Gynaecology

Menstrual abnormality and pelvic pain.

Treatment of structural abnormality of the vagina.