Our Staff.

Great staff make for a great experience for you and ultimately better health because you get the service and the treatment you need. We have doctors, nurses, a physiotherapist, a dietitian and a fantastic admin and support team too.

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Our Doctors

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Dr Miriam Martin

MBChB, DCH, DipObst, DipCEM, MBA

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Dr. Emilene Galvin

MB Bch Bao

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Dr Isobel Platt

MBChB

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Dr Janine Close

MBChB (Otago), DipObst, FRNZCGP

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Dr Janine Searle

BSc, MBChB (Auckland), Dip Paeds, FRNZCGP

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Dr Annette Walker

MBChB (Leeds), FRNZCGP

 

Physiotherapist

Susan Saul, Dip. Phys. MNZSP; Dip, MT, Cred MDT

Susan comes to us from Arahura Health Centre and has postgraduate qualifications in Manipulative Physiotherapy and McKenzie training. This makes her an excellent first port of call for most musculoskeletal aches and pains. Have a look at the list below or ring our friendly receptionists if you are unsure.

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Our Nurses

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Ria – Practice Nurse

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Sabina – Practice Nurse

Health Care - Dietitian

Leanne

NZ Registered Dietitian, MDiet, BSc

Leanne graduated as a dietitian from the University of Otago and is thrilled to have the opportunity to work with the staff and patients of Village Health Lincoln Road. Born and bred in rural North Canterbury, Leanne loves getting outdoors, listening to music and visits to the beach.

Leanne is ready and able to address any dietary concerns including advice around weight and diabetes management, reduction of high blood pressure and cholesterol, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) and other gastro-intestinal diseases such as Ulcerative Colitis and Crohns Disease, food allergies and intolerances, pregnancy and paediatric nutrition.

Check out our monthly healthy eating tips here

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Administration

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Ali

 

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Mary-Ann

 

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Karen