Mr Robert Cable

FRCS (England) FRACS

Mr Robert Cable

place180 Eleventh Avenue, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand

phone07 578 0823

Medical school

Otago Medical School, Dunedin


MB Ch B 1970

Post Graduate:

FRCS England 1975

FRACS 1975


Medical Council, New Zealand


  • 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

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