Hospitals & Services
Colposcopy is a procedure used to assess cervical abnormalities using a colposcope. This is an outpatient procedure. New patients require a 30 minute appointment. Follow-up patients require a 15 minute appointment.
The Colposcopy Department provides colposcopy assessment, treatment of abnormal cervical cells and post-treatment follow up.
Women access Colposcopy services by referrals from:
Family Planning Association
Christchurch Women's Prison
Transfers from other area
To confirm or reschedule an appointment, phone (03) 364 4466.
The Lead Colposcopy Nurse at Christchurch Women's Hospital is available Monday-Friday to answer any questions. Phone: (03) 364 4466.
Colposcopy is looking at your cervix through a colposcope. The examination is similar to having a cervical smear test.
You are welcome to bring a support person to your appointment.
Level 2Christchurch Women's Hospital2 Riccarton AveChristchurch