Our Doctors


With Over 14 Doctors of varying nationalities and specialties at our practice in Howick, we are confident you will find a doctor suited to you and your family’s needs. 11 of our Doctor’s are fellowship members of the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners, so you can be assured of high quality and professional care. Most of our Doctors live locally.

Special interests and skills within the medical team include family medicine, womens health, family planning, child health or paediatrics, minor surgery, diving medicine, senior health, preventative or lifestyle health, men’s medicine, rehabilitation, diabetes care, long term condition care and cardio-vascular medicine.

We are a teaching practice -  training two GP registrars each year. Dr Bruce Greenfield provides the teaching component of the GP Registrar Programme.


Accepting New Patients

Dr Brendon Aish
Dr Nazeeha Bajoory-Kettoola
Dr Yunn Wen Lai (Mandarin & Cantonese Speaking)
Dr Sarah Heng (Mandarin Speaking)
Dr Jonathan McPherson
Dr David Roberts
Dr Russell Eggleton
Dr Janli Stapelberg

Currently not accepting new patients

Dr Bruce Greenfield
Dr Linley Murray
Dr Lorraine Forbes
Dr Renee Greenman
Dr Graham Witney
Dr Trevor Young
Dr James Lin

For More Informations:

Ph 09 538-0083

Fax 09 538-0122

Email info@crawfordmedical.co.nz

Or prescriptions@crawfordmedical.co.nz

Updated June 2018


 Contact Crawford Medical Centre to book and appointment with Dr. Greenfield

Dr Bruce Greenfield

MBChb Otago,DipOB, FRNZCGP (NOT ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS)
Dr Bruce Greenfield started CMC in Howick in 1972. His medical specialties now include care of the elderly and teaching Graduate doctors. He is a WINZ Designated Dr and does minor surgery for the Plastics Dept of South Auckland Health. Golf is his main sporting interest. Languages English
 Contact Crawford Medical Centre to book an appointment with Dr. Murray

Dr Linley Murray

MBChb, FRNZCGP (NOT ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS)
Dr Linley Murray is a general practitioner in the truest sense and this is exactly what you want from your family doctor. She has a Diploma in Community Emergency Medicine. Joined CMC in 1987. Languages English
Dr L Murray works on the 1st Saturday of every month in our walk in clinic
MON TUES WEDS THURS FRI
3:00 - 5:00 2:00 - 5:00 N/A N/A 2:00 - 5:00

Dr Brendon Aish from Website.jpg

Dr Brendon Aish

MBChB, FRNZCGP (ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS)
Dr Brendon is a NZ born and trained Family Practitioner with a love of his family of four children and has a passion for good health outcomes for everyone in the community. He believes communication is key to healthy relationships.


MON TUES WEDS THURS FRI
1:30 - 5:00 8:00 - 12:30 9:00 - 6:30 8:00 - 12:30 8:00 - 5:00

MON TUES WEDS THURS FRI
8:45 - 5:00 11.00 - 4:00 8:00 - 11.30 8:45 - 5.00 9.45 - 2.45

Dr Sarah Heng 2 Cropped for Website.jpg

Dr Sarah Heng

MBChB (ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS)
Dr Sarah Heng is fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese and is a graduate of The University of Auckland. Sarah has a special interest in Paediatrics and recently completed her Post Graduate Diploma in Paediatrics with Distinction. Sarah is Malaysian and grew up in Auckland. Sarah loves tennis & supporting the All Blacks.
MON TUES WEDS THURS FRI
8.30 - 5.00 8.30 - 5.00 N/A 8.30 - 5.00 8.30 - 5.00

 Contact Crawford Medical Centre to book an appointment with Dr. Forbes 

Dr Lorraine Forbes

MBChb, distinction FRNZCGP (NOT ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS)
Dr Lorraine Forbes works in all aspects of general practice. She was born and raised in Zimbabwe and studied at the University of Cape Town Medical School. She immigrated to NZ in 1993 and joined CMC. Languages English
Dr Lorriane works on Saurdays in our walk in clinic except for the first Saturday of each month
 Contact Crawford Medical Centre to book an appointment with Dr. Sim

Dr Russell Eggleton

MBChb (Otago) (ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS)
Dr Russell Eggleton is a graduate of the University of Otago. Russell is working in all areas of general practice and hoping to gain further experience with minor surgeries.In his spare time Russell is a keen golfer and tennis player.
MON TUES WEDS THURS FRI
9:00 - 4:45 9:00 - 4:45 9:00 - 4:45 N/A N/A

MON TUES WEDS THURS FRI
N/A 8:00 - 4.30 8:00 - 4.30 8:00 - 4:30 8:00 - 4.30

 Contact Crawford Medical Centre to book an appointment with Dr. Greenman

DR Renee Greenman

MBChb, FRNZCGP (NOT ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS)
Dr Renee Greenman is a South African trained Doctor who has held GP Positions in the Bay of Plenty and several other areas in Auckland. Her special interests are paediatrics, dermatology and psychology. Joined CMC in 2008. Languages English
 Contact Crawford Medical Centre to book an appointment with Dr. Bajoory-Kettoola

Dr Nazeeha Bajoory-Kettoola

MBChb, FRNZCGP Dip Obs and Gynae (ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS)
Dr Naz immigrated to NZ and has been a GP practitioner since 2006. I have lived in Howick since then and her special interests are Paediatrics, general medicine, Gyne and Obstetrics. Languages fluent in English, Arabic and Aramiec
MON TUES WEDS THURS FRI
8:00 - 12:30 8:00 - 4305 8:00 - 4:30 8:00 - 5:00 N/A

MON TUES WEDS THURS FRI
9:30 - 5:00 N/A N/A 11:30 - 7:00 9.30 - 5.00

 Contact Crawford Medical Centre to book an appointment with Dr. Witney

Dr Graham Witney

BHB, MBChb,FRNZCGP (NOT ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS)
Dr Graham Witney has worked in the Howick area as a GP since 1990. Graham trained as a General Surgeon for 5 years. His special interest: minor surgery and health promotion. In his spare time he enjoys cycling and boating.
 Contact Crawford Medical Centre to book an appointment with Dr. Thompson

Dr David Roberts

MBChB (Oxford) (ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS)
Dr David Roberts is an Oxford graduate and has worked extensively in Oxford and Edinburgh, where he completed his GP training. David is interested in sports medicine, men's health and care of the elderly. David has recently moved to Auckland with his young family and is looking forward to exploring the amazing sights of New Zealand.
MON TUES WEDS THURS FRI
8:00 - 5:15 8:30 - 7:15 8:00 - 12:15 8:30 - 5:15 8:00 - 12:15

MON TUES WEDS THURS FRI
N/A N/A 8.30 - 5.00 N/A 8.30 - 5.00

 Contact Crawford Medical Centre to book an appointment with Dr. Lin

Dr James Lin

MB (NYMU)FRNZCGP
Dr James Lin has practiced medicine in Taiwan and New Zealand. His special interest: minor surgery including skin lesions, children and the elderly care. Dr Lin enjoys tramping, swimming biking and tennis. Joined CMC in 2006. Languages fluent English, Mandarin and Taiwanese.
 Contact Crawford Medical Centre to book an appointment with Dr. McIntosh

Dr Janli Stapelberg

MBChB FRNZCGP (ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS)
Dr Stapelberg was trained at UFS in Bloemfontein South Africa. She came to New Zealand in 1994 and specialized in general practice in 2013. Janli has special interests in skin problems, skin cancers, asthma, allergies and minor surgery. She is passionate about quality of care and prevention. Janli is fluent in English and Afrikaans.
MON TUES WEDS THURS FRI
7:45 - 11:45 N/A 7:45 - 11:45 N/A 7:45 - 11:45

MON TUES WEDS THURS FRI
8.30 - 5.00 9.00 - 1.00 9.00 - 1.00 9.00 - 1.00 8.30 - 5.00

 Contact Crawford Medical Centre to book an appointment with Dr. Young

Dr Trevor Young

MBChb (Otago) DCH (London), DIPOBST, DTM & H (Liverpool) FRNZCGP (NOT ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS)
Dr Trevor Young NZ Born Chinese, fluent in Cantonese graduated Otago 1965. Has practiced medicine in Howick since 1972. Special interest in general practice, obstetrics and minor surgery. Joined CMC November 2012
 Contact Crawford Medical Centre to book an appointment with Dr. Liu

Dr Jonathan McPherson

MBChB (Edinburgh) (ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS)
Dr Jonathan McPherson is originally from Edinburgh, Scotland, after completing his studies there and meeting his wife in Italy, he worked in hospitals in the UK for 2 years. They then decided to try NZ for a year and liked it so much they stayed in Rotorua, where he worked for 2 years in the local hospital and 5 years in a semi-rural general practice. His special interests include paediatrics, cardiology and nutrition. When not working, He loves travel, reading, music and doing voluntary work in the community.
MON TUES WEDS THURS FRI
9:00 - 5:00 9:00 - 12:45 9:00 - 5:45 9:00 - 4:45 N/A

 Contact Crawford Medical Centre to book an appointment with Dr. Thakur

Dr Yunn Wen Lai

MBChB (ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS)
Dr Yunn Wen Lai starts working at Crawford Medical Centre on June 11th. Yunn Wen is a graduate of The University of Auckland. Originally from Malaysia, Yunn Wenn is fluent in Mandarin and Cantonese. Yunn Wen has special interests in care of the elderly and general medicine. Yunn Wen has been working in Auckland Hospitals since 2011, in the areas of General Medical and medical sub-specialties. In her spare time Yunn Wen enjoys baking anf playing badminton.
MON TUES WEDS THURS FRI
8:30 - 5:00 8:30 - 5:00 N/A 8:30 - 5:00 8:30 - 5:00
Mon TUES WEDS THURS FRI
NA NA 8.30 - 5.00 7.45 - 5.00 9.00 - 5.00