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Da Vinci surgical robotics is arriving soon to Ormiston Hospital

Surgeon Mr Paul Andrew Baker expands Ormiston Hospital’s Plastic Surgery service.

Experienced Plastic Surgeon Mr Paul Andrew Baker has joined Ormiston Hospital as the newest Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon. This further expands Ormiston’s comprehensive and advanced plastic surgery team, with every expert now available to meet every patient need.

Mr Baker will be offering advanced treatments in all areas of his field including; skin oncology, hand surgery, reconstructive plastic surgery, body contouring procedures, scar revisions and burn reconstruction. Having recently been involved with helping survivors of the White Island tragedy, Mr Paul Baker is highly experienced in the treatment of burns.

Mr Baker brings a wealth of overseas knowledge and experience to our community. Originally from Scotland and graduating from the University of Glasgow, his connection to New Zealand began in 2000 when he won a scholarship to the University of Otago. He has trained internationally, undertaking his specialist plastic surgery training at the UK’s world-renowned Canniesburn Plastic Surgery Unit. He qualified in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery in 2012 at the Royal College of Surgeons in the UK and holds specialist registrations in both the UK and NZ.

Mr Baker has also completed fellowships over the ditch in Australia, focusing on microsurgery, hand surgery and burn reconstruction. Finally returning in 2017, working out of Auckland’s Middlemore Hospital where he consults today. He is a compassionate surgeon who focuses on helping his patients, mostly to get back their quality of life.

Specialising in:

  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon
  • Scar and burn reconstruction
  • Hand surgery
  • Body contouring procedures

He is a member of the NZ Association of Plastic Surgeons, NZ Society for Surgery of the Hand, and the Australian and NZ Burn Association.

Mr Paul Baker is available for private consultation, please contact:

Ormiston Specialist Centre
Phone: (09) 271 3305
Fax: (09) 277 0769