Ernest is available to assess and treat patients with various gynaecological conditions including menstrual disorders, benign cysts and tumours, pain conditions such as endometriosis, smear and colposcopy treatments among others. His special interest is minimal access surgery( endoscopy) options offering advanced procedures such as laparoscopic hysterectomies where required.
Having spent a year as a Fellow in endoscopy and several short courses in NZ , Australia , Canada and Jerusalem , he is now part of the core team of minimal access specialists at Middlemore Hospital Womens Health Service.
Ernest enjoys teaching specialist trainees of RANZCOG and is part of practice guidelines and Womens Health IT service development.
He is a novice golfer and competent volleyball player. He lives with his wife and three children . He has a flourishing garden in his backyard with more than 7 veges at a time!