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Waikato support services

Waikato Hospital Breast and Oncology clinic doctors, nurses and other staff involved in your care and treatment

Breast Care Centre:
P. 07 834 3665

Department of Oncology
P. 07 839 8604

Waikato Hospital Breast Care Nurses and Breast Cancer Clinical Nurse Specialists

Sharon Tribe (early breast cancer)
P. 027 277 1974

Wendy Vincent
P. 021 759 516

Aleisha Johnson (advanced breast cancer)
P. 021 759 807

Your GP

Private breast clinic doctors, nurses and admin staff. In Hamilton these include:

Anglesea Hospital

Mr Adam Stewart, Breast Oncology and General Surgeon

Anglsea Surgical Centre, Symmans House,
Level 1/56 Tristram Street, Hamilton Central
M. 027 393 6885

Penny Breast Care

Ms Lou Hayes, Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon;

Gate 2, 11 Thackeray Street, Hamilton
P. 07 838 9599

Ms Janice Chen, Oncoplastic Breast and General Surgeon;

Gate 2, 11 Thackeray Street, Hamilton
P. 07 838 9599


Drs Marion Kuper-Hommel, Alvin Tan and Jayden Wong Medical Oncologists

SalutisCare, Anglesea Clinic, Gate 1, Consulting Suites, Level 1, 3 Thackerat Street, Hamilton
P. 07 829 4448

Waikato/Bay of Plenty Cancer Society

For more information about what’s available:
P: 07 838 2027  FREE: 0800 22 77 44

Providing support services for those affected by cancer in the Waikato and Bay of Plenty regions:

  • Supportive care nurses
  • Accommodation during treatment (Lions Cancer Lodge, Hamilton)
  • Transport to treatment
  • Therapeutic massage
  • One on one support and Cancer connect
  • Cancer information services and helpline, library services
  • Counselling
  • Information on complementary and alternative medicines
  • Practical support

Breast Cancer Foundation NZ

For more information about what’s available:
P. 09 304 0766  FREE: 0800 902 732

This national organization provides support in many areas:

  • Breast awareness and education

  • Support – including telephone support to a breast care nurse  0800 BC NURSE E.

  • Mybc; online community for New Zealanders affected by breast cancer - a place to connect and share experiences with others, and to ask questions and get support from a qualified breast nurse.

  • Breast self awareness app

  • Apply for subsidy for lymphoedema care and treatment

  • Free counselling

  • Cancer rehab