Welcome to Chelsea Hospital

Chelsea Hospital Trust is a private Surgical hospital set in the heart of Gisborne. We offer the latest in surgical techniques in a caring and supportive environment.

Our first class Staff and Specialists are committed to providing the highest standard of clinical care.

If you are unable to find the information you require on this website or would prefer to talk to a staff member personally, please do not hesitate to contact the hospital directly on 06 867 2237. We are here to help.

Patient Information

Patients will be telephoned, usually the evening prior to admission and advised of what time to come into the hospital and when to stop eating and drinking. Read more...



Chelsea has an open visiting policy and visitors are welcome at any time of the day unless advised otherwise by you or the nurse. We request that visitors leave by 8.30pm Read more...


- Sky Television is available in all rooms.
- Radios are available on request.
- Newspapers and magazines are delivered to the hospital and available free to patients. Read more...

ACC Patients

If your procedure is covered by ACC, the hospital will seek approval on your behalf. While ACC cover the cost of the procedure, you will be responsible for any incidental payments Read more...

Naumai! Haeremai ki Te Hohipera o Chelsea.


Phone +64 (06) 867 2237
Fax +64 (06) 867 2239


189 Cobden Street

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