Mr Falah El Haddawi


Mr Falah El-Haddawi is a consultant General Surgeon with Breast and Endocrine subspeciality and extensive experience in skin cancer surgery with a database of over six thousand cases.​

He is a Member of the International Society of Surgery and a foundation member of the BreastSurg ANZ. ​

Falah completed his medical degree at the University of Baghdad. Awarded the Fellowship of the Iraqi Commission for Medical Specialisation (FICMS) in 1993, then moved to New Zealand soon after.​

In 2002 he was awarded the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, winning the G B Ong gold medal for the best candidate in the year 2002.​

He was awarded the Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2006, after completing four years of advanced surgical training in New Zealand.​

Falah completed two years of post-fellowship training in Breast and Endocrine Surgery at the Northshore Hospital - Auckland, New Zealand and the Royal Brisbane and Woman’s Hospital - Brisbane, Australia.​

Since then, he has attended several Breast and Endocrine subspeciality courses with extensive experience in this scope.​

Mr El-Haddawi is an active member of the Department of Surgery at Taranaki Base Hospital- New Plymouth, New Zealand, joined the department in 2008 and still working there till now. During this time, he served as a Clinical Director of the surgical services for two and half years. ​

He also operates at Southern Cross Hospital – New Plymouth, New Zealand, and is a visiting surgeon at Hawera Hospital – South Taranaki, New Zealand.​

He has published and presented several talks on different surgical topics, including skin cancer.

Surgical Site Infections and Outcomes in Surgical Oncology

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