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warren kennedy hobart obstetrician gynaecologist

Services & Treatments

Dr Kennedy has expertise in obstetrics and gynaecological conditions.

Some treatments can be carried out at his consulting rooms in the city. Some need to be completed at a hospital as an inpatient or as day surgery.



Dr Kennedy offers management of both normal and high risk pregnancies. He delivers at both Hobart Private Hospital and Calvary Hospital, Lenah Valley. Some women with intermediate obstetric private health cover deliver as a private patient at the Royal Hobart Hospital.

Specializing in -

Medical conditions in pregnancy

  • Hypertension, pre-eclampsia

  • Neurological conditions e.g epilepsy

  • Autoimmune conditions 

  • Infectious diseases in pregnancy


Prenatal counseling

  • Counseling for obstetric anaesthesia

  • For women with medical conditions prior to falling pregnant


Antenatal screening

  • Investigations e.g blood tests, ultrasounds

  • Counseling for high risk conditions

  • Screening tests for Down's syndrome and other chromosomal abnormalities

  • Screening for gestational diabetes


Antenatal management

  • Scheduled check-ups

  • Shared care with private hospital midwives (not available for high risk pregnancies)

  • Detection and monitoring of complications e.g fetal growth restriction, pre-eclampsia

  • Early pregnancy complications including miscarriage and ectopic pregnancy



  • Management of natural birth and complications during labour

  • Vaginal Birth after Caesarean Section (VBAC)

  • Postnatal management


Surgical obstetrics

  • Caesarean section

  • Instrumental delivery




Dr Kennedy has the skills required to fully assess your gynaecological problem and work out a management plan that is tailored to your specific situation.

Specializing in -
  • Menstrual abnormalities, heavy periods

  • Contraceptive management

  • Requests for sterilization

  • Early pregnancy complications e.g ectopic pregnancy

  • Diagnosis and treatment of sexually transmitted infections

  • Menopause management and HRT

  • Management of cervical screening (pap smear) problems including colposcopy

  • Investigation for gynaecological cancer

  • Pelvic pain

  • Endometriosis

  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

  • Fibroids

  • Urogynaecological management of vaginal prolapse and incontinence

  • Vulval complaints including pain, itchiness and discharge

  • Neotonus Magnetic Chair treatment for overactive bladder, incontinence and pelvic pain

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