Dr. Naylin Appanna


Gynecology and Laproscopy
University of Natal, South Africa
26 years

Dr. Naylin Appanna has over 26 years of experience as a general gynecologist with specialist training in advanced laparoscopic surgery. He specializes in  laparoscopic hysterectomies and laparoscopic pelvic floor reconstruction. He has been performing these surgeries since 1996. He holds clinics in Hamilton, Tauranga, Paeroa, Te Aroha and Morrinsville. 

At his clinics in Hamilton, he also performs colposcopies and manages patients with menopause issues, abnormal uterine bleeding and polycystic ovaries.

Naylin Appanna graduated at the University of Natal (Black Section) in South Africa with a medical degree before escaping to New Zealand as a political refugee. He attended advanced laparoscopic courses at the Leeds Institute of Minimally Invasive Surgery, the Centre of Excellence for Laparoscopic Surgery in Hamburg, the Advanced Anatomy of Surgical complications course in Perth and the Queensland Institute of Minimally Invasive surgery. He is a member of the Australian Gynaecological Endoscopic and Surgery Society.

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