Meet The Team
Dr Nusrath Zafarullah
Nusrath has practised medicine in New Zealand for over 7 years. She is now enjoying her role as a General Practitioner and values the relationships she establishes with her patients. She did her post graduate studies in women's health at the University of Auckland and has a special interest in skin conditions and minor skin surgery.
In her free time she does gardening and spends time with her young family.
MBBS (China 2011) MCNZ63065 MRNZCGP
Dr Zafarullah works Monday, Tuesday & Friday in clinic and Thursday's from home for phone consults.
Dr Louise Sinclair
Dr Louisa Sinclair joined the practice in 2019 having left a busy practice in Otara. Her background is in natural medicine and she is a qualified naturopath, herbalist and nutritionist. She specializes in preventative medicine. She has trained in primary mental health and is on track for her GP fellowship. Louisa was born and family have remained in the local area. She loves the great outdoors!!
BHSC (Comp Medicine 2005/6), MBCHB (Auckland 2011), MCNZ 62130
Dr Sinclair works Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday.
Dr Farhan Ali
Farhan joined us in 2019. He moved to Pukekohe with his wife, and small kids to enjoy a semi-rural small town lifestyle.
Farhan has extensive medical & rural hospital experience and is now aiming for his GP fellowship.
He is interested in a broad range of adult medical problems, Farhan believes that all patients can understand their health problems and manage these with appropriate input and guidance from their general practitioner. He strives to help and support his patients in looking after their own health. Farhan believes in keeping his patients fully informed and avoiding any unnecessary medications.
MBBS(Sindh Pakistan 2004) MCNZ58402 MRNZCGP
Dr Ali works Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday.
Dr Tony Falkiner
Dr Tony Falkiner has been a General Practitioner in the Franklin district for several years. He has experience in working overseas and has some expedition medical experience.
His special areas of interest include mental health, dermatology and minor surgical procedures.
MBChB (Otago 1998) MCNZ29763 MRNZCGP
Dr Falkiner works Monday, Thursday & Friday.
Dr Nurhidayah Khir
Dr Jonathan Rees
Dr Jonathan Rees has worked as a General Practitioner for over 30 years. He trained in Edinburgh and graduated in 1979.
Dr Rees" vast experience is a true assett to our practice. He enjoys the diversity of General Practice. He enjoys relaxing at the beach, in his garden and spending time with his grandchildren. MBChB (Edinburgh 1979) FRNZCGP (1990) MCNZ15015
Dr Rees is not taking new patients & is currently on indefinite leave.