Meet our panel of medical specialists

Research Review New Zealand works with over 70 local medical specialists to select and advise on the most important research from around the world. They advise on what really matters, what impact it has on local healthcare and what we need to do in our daily practice to accomodate new skills and knowledge. Select a category below to see more about each of our expert advisors.

Mr Andrew Kennedy-Smith

Mr Andrew Kennedy-Smith

Andrew is a full-time consultant urologist at Wellington Hospital, with commitments in both private and public urology practice. He grew up in Zimbabwe and South Africa, undertook his specialist surgical and urological training in New Zealand and Australia, and Fellowship training in Cardiff, Wales and Paris, France. His interests include general adult urology, laparoscopic and minimally invasive urology surgery, surgical management of kidney cancer, kidney transplantation, evaluation and treatment of urinary incontinence and prolapse, laparoscopic pelvic floor reconstruction and urology prosthesis surgery... read more »

Mr Michael Holmes

Mr Michael Holmes

Mr Michael Holmes FRACS, MBChB, BSc, is a Consultant Urologist and Clinical Director at Waikato Hospital, and is in private practice at Urology Waikato. His academic and clinical interests include contrast-enhanced ultrasound for prostate biopsies, penile and prostate cancer... read more »