Scientific Committee

Prof Win Meyer-Rochow MB ChB, FRACS

  • Specialist General & Endocrine Surgeon - Waikato Hospital, New Zealand

Prof Win Meyer-Rochow gained his MB ChB from Otago Medical School in 1996. After completion of General Surgery specialist training in 2005 he was selected for sub-specialty training in Endocrine Surgery with the University of Sydney’s Endocrine Surgery unit, recognised internationally as one of the world’s leading units for thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal gland surgery.  Win has a particular interest and expertise in minimally invasive thyroid and parathyroid surgery and laparoscopic surgical techniques. In addition to his specialist and subspecialist qualifications he has also completed a medical doctorate in his area of subspecialty. Having had a personal experience with thyroid surgery Win also has a particular insight into surgery from a patient’s perspective which is reflected by the exceptional care and excellent outcomes he provides for his patients.

With a background in General Surgery he also provides a wide range of General Surgery procedures. As an academic surgeon and senior lecturer at the University of Auckland, Win is actively engaged in research and training of new surgeons, published numerous peer reviewed journal articles and regularly presents at Australasian and International surgical meetings. As a result he is at the cutting edge of evidence based treatment and new advancements in surgery.