North Shore (09) 486 8900
Waitakere (09) 839 0000

The Elective Surgery Centre


Shakespeare Rd


Ph +64 9 484 6000
If your call is out of hours, there will still be a ward supervisor available to answer your call if it is urgent


The Elective Surgery Centre is dedicated solely to providing uninterrupted elective surgical procedures (non-emergency) for the growing population of the Waitemata District

Getting to Elective Surgery Centre (ESC)



From Auckland City

  • State Highway One heading north
  • Take exit 419
  • Turn right onto Northcote Rd
  • Turn left onto Taharoto Rd
  • Turn right into Shakespeare Rd

From Albany

  • State Highway One heading south
  • Take exit 419
  • Turn left onto Northcote Rd
  • Turn left onto Taharoto Rd
  • Turn right onto Shakespeare Rd
  • The ESC is located on the North Shore hospital site next to the multi-story car park on Hospital Road.





Public TransportVisiting Hours

  • There are two bus stops located on both sides of Hospital Road near the main entrance.
  • There are numerous bus stops located in surrounding streets including the Smales Farm bus station.
  • Visit the Auckland Transport website for bus routes and timetables.

Visiting Hours

Visiting hours

  • Visiting hours vary for each of the wards in the hospital. 
  • View the visiting hours for North Shore and Waitakere Hospitals.