BHB, MBChB, FRNZCGP(Auckland), Diploma Obstetrics
I am an Auckland trained General Practitioner with over 25 years experience. I work part-time at CityMed. On the days I am not available my colleague Dr Lisa Searle sees my patients and vice versa.
I am a director of CityMed Doctors Limited since the company was formed in 2000 and have worked at CityMed since it opened in October 2000. I am the director in charge of clinical quality within our practice. Previously I was a partner at Queen Street Doctors for 15 years.
I have completed the Auckland Diploma in Obstetrics and Gynaecology and this includes neonatal paediatrics. (I do not deliver babies but will provide early pregnancy care and advice).
I am a Fellow of the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners (FRNZCGP).
I have studied tropical medicine in 1981 with a 3 month elective attachment at Siriraj Hospital in Bangkok, Thailand.
I have completed the Surgical Skills Training Course in 2004.
I have been the medical advisor to Pitcairn Island from 1990 - 2005.
I am also an accredited panel doctor for the USA immigration authorities and am qualified to complete NZ immigration medical examinations.
My special interests are; general medicine, family health, womens medicine especially gynaecology, contraception including IUCD and mirena insertion.
I am married with 2 school age daughters and my husband is a financial company director.