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 GP registrar practice training two Gp’s registrars each year. Dr Bruce Greenfield provides the teaching component of the GP registrar programme.

Click here for a full schedule of doctors and appointment times

Dr B S Greenfield

MBChb Otago,DipOB, FRNZCGP
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

Dr L Murray

MBChb, FRNZCGP
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 Forbes

MBChb, distinction FRNZCGP
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 R Sim

MBChb (Otago), RNZCGP
Dr Ruoh Sim graduated from Otago and has worked in many hospitals throughout NZ. His special interests are elderly are, skin cancer checks and minor surgery. Joined CMC in 2009. Languages fluent English, Mandarin, and Cantonese.


DR R Greenman

MBChb, FRNZCGP
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

Dr Nazeeha Bajoory-Kettoola

MBChb, FRNZCGP Dip Obs and Gynae
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


Dr G B Witney

BHB, MBChb, FRNZCGP
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.

Dr B Thompson

MBChB, FRNZCGP
Dr Bryn Thompson lives locally and has been a GP since 1998. His special interest is children’s health, internal medicine and preventative health. He is a medical columnist for Newstalk ZB. Joined CMC in July 2010


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.

DR C McIntosh

BSc, BHB, MBChb, Dip Obs & Gynae, Dip. Paeds, MRNZCGP, FRNZCGP
Dr Christine McIntosh lives in Howick and has three girls. Christine has special interests in women’s & children’s health and is involved in SUDI research at Kidz first Hospital. Joined CMC in July 2011


Dr T C Young

MBChb (Otago) DCH (London), DIPOBST, DTM & H (Liverpool) FRNZCGP
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

Dr Hanxin (Lily) Liu

MB MMED, China
DR Lily Liu Chinese Born. Has been a practicing GP in Howick area since 2011 Special interest in Womens and Elderly Health. Joined CMC December 2014 Languages fluent English, Mandarin


Dr Vimmi Thakur

M.B.B.S, Clin Dip Pall Med
Dr Vimmi immigrated to NZ 15 years ago and enjoys general practice as a whole. She has a special interest in palliative medicine and end of life care. Joined CMC in June 2015. Languages English, Hindi, Urdu and Punjabi
 

Doctor's Booking Appointment Timetable

Doctor MON TUES WEDS THUR FRI SAT
Dr B S Greenfield 3:00 - 5:00 2:00 - 5:00 2:00 - 5:00
Dr L Murray 8:45 - 2:00 8:45 - 2:00 8:45 - 2:00 8:45 - 4:45 8:30 - 2:00 1st of every month
Dr L Forbes 9:00 - 2:45 9:00 - 2:45 9:00 - 3:00 12:00 - 4:30
Dr R Sim 8:30 - 6:45 8:30 - 4:30 8:30 - 4:45 8:30 - 5:45
Dr R Greenman 8:00 - 12:30 8:00 - 4:45 8:00 - 12:30 8:00 - 4:45
Dr Nazeeha Bajoory-Kettoola 9:00 - 5:00
(From Nov 2016)
1:00 - 7:00 11:30 - 7:00
(From Nov 2016)
Dr G B Witney 8:00 - 5:15 8:30 - 7:15 8:00 - 12:15 8:30 - 5:15 8:00 - 12:15
Dr B Thompson 8:00 - 4:45 1:30 - 5:00 8:00 - 4:45 1:30 - 6:15 8:00 - 4:45
Dr James Lin 7:45 - 11:45 7:45 - 11:45 7:45 - 11:45
DR C McIntosh 2:00 - 5:30 2:00 - 4:45
Dr T C Young 9:00 - 5:00 9:00 - 12:45 9:00 - 5:45 9:00 - 5:45 8:30 - 4:45
Dr Hanxin (Lily) Liu 8:30 - 4:15 2:00 - 4:30 1:30 - 4:45 2:00 - 4:45
Dr Vimmi Thakur 2:00 - 4:45 2:00 - 6:15 8:30 - 4:15 9:30 - 5:45

Accepting New Patients

Dr R Sim
Dr Nazeeha Bajoory-Kettoola
Dr G B Witney
Dr James Lin
Dr Hanxin (Lily) Liu
Dr Vimmi Thakur

Currently not accepting new patients

Dr B S Greenfield
Dr L Murray
Dr L Forbes
DR R Greenman
Dr B Thompson
DR C McIntosh
Dr T C Young