Angela Beard

Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
BSc, MBcHB, GDipMedEd, FRANZCOG

Consults at Christchurch O&G Associates

Appointments; 03 375-4060

Special Clinical Interests:

  • Advanced laparoscopic surgery for endometriosis, fibroids, hysterectomy, ovarian cysts, infertility

  • General gynaecology including abnormal bleeding, period problems, infertility, ovarian cysts

  • General and high risk obstetrics

  • Advanced hysteroscopic surgery for polyp and fibroid resection, sterilization, endometrial ablation

  • Management of abnormal cervical smears

  • Health Professional Education with a Post Graduate Degree from Monash University (with High Distinction), FRANZCOG examiner.

Post Graduate Training:

  • Completed Science degree at University of Canterbury, trained in Christchurch, Dunedin and Invercargill. Worked as a fellow at Fertility Associates in Christchurch then travelled to Western Australia and completed a two year Advanced laparoscopic surgery fellowship (AGES accredited) specializing in infertility surgery, endometriosis and hysterectomy.

  • Special interest in Health Professional Education, published author in areas including infertility, sterilization, Virtual reality surgical training, designed, implemented and facilitated Anatomy of Hysterectomy and Pelvic floor workshops, Total laparoscopic hysterectomy workshop and facilitated at the Anatomy of Complications workshop.

Professional profile:

  • Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

  • Member of the Australasian Gynaecology Endoscopy Society (AGES)

  • Member of the New Zealand Medical Association (NZMA)

  • RANZCOG Examiner at Specialist Level

  • Training Supervisor at Christchurch Women’s Hospital Medical Education and Training Unit