Dr Chan Dassanayake

BM (Southampton) MRCGP, FRNZCGP, Dip Sports Med (Auck), Dip Com Emerg Med (Auck).

Born in Edinburgh, Scotland and trained in Southampton, England, Chan joined the Practice in 1996.
His interest is mainly within General Practice, though he also practices Sports Medicine and Acupuncture. He has an interest in Travel Medicine as well as Emergency Medicine. Chan has a role in teaching General Practice to doctors training in this speciality. Chan is the doctor for the NZ Under 21 Rugby and the NZ Womens Soccer team. He is married with three children.

Dr Jeff Lowe

MB, ChB(Otago) Dip Obst (Otago)

Jeff is a General Practitioner with a particular interest in Travel Medicine and working with children. He worked at KMC as a Registrar and Locum before deciding to become a partner. Jeff is a trainer in General Practice and has a role teaching General Practice to doctors training in this speciality. He is married, with four children.

Dr Gabrielle Ruben

MB ChB (Otago) Dip. Obst. (Otago)

Gabrielle has a Diploma of Obstetrics and a Post Grad Diploma in Science and Community Nutrition. Her special interests include Nutrition/Weight management, Family Medicine, Paediatrics and Preventive Health Measures. She has two adult children.

Dr Myrto Kenny

MB ChB (Otago) Dip Obst (NZ)

Myrto is a General Practitoner with an interest in the field of Counselling. She works Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday mornings. Some of her clinics are held at our satellite surgery at 146 Karori Road. She is married with one son.

Dr Peter Moodie

Dr Peter Moodie

BSc, MB ChB (Otago), FRNZCGP

Peter is one of the founding partners of Karori Medical Centre. He retired as Medical Director of PHARMAC in 2013 and now works 5 half days a week here at Karori Medical centre. Peter has a particular interest in Diabetes, medical applications and IT, and Health of the Older Person. He is married with three children.

Dr Richard Hornabrook

MB, ChB (NZ), Dip. AvMed. (Otago), ANZCGP, FRNZCGP

Dr Richard Hornabrook became one of the Directors of the Karori Medical Centre in October 2006. He has a particular interest in Travel and Tropical Medicine, having worked in West Africa at a gold mine for three years, as an Occupational Health & Safety Medical Officer.

Dr Vincent Wong

Dr Susie Harichandran

Works Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays

Dr Ros Wall

Dr Wall works Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday mornings, and Thursday evenings.

Dr Chris Kalderimis

Locum General Practitioner

Chris works on Tuesday afternoons, all day Wednesday and Thursday morning

Dr Isadora Ekawati

General Practitioner

Dr Ekawati works part-time. She is here on Monday afternoon, Tuesday afternoon and Friday afternoon.

Dr Fadi Elyas

General Practitioner

Dr Elyas works on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursday evenings and Fridays

Dr Andreea Mogos

General Practitioner

Dr Geraldine Fancy

General Practitioner

Dr Fancy is on maternity leave from 1 June 2019.

Practice Nurses

The nursing team are Andrea, Heather, Jacqui, Penny, Poko, Rhona, Vanessa, and our Nurse Manager, Robyn Taylor. The team are committed to delivering a high quality service to the patients enrolled with Karori Medical Centre .


Administration Team

The Medical Receptionists and Administrators are Samantha, Lyn, Wen, Karen, Cheryl, Danielle, Aleta, Brenda-Lee, Geeta, Sue and Gill (Absent are Jacquee and Sarah)

Lyn Allen

Practice Manager

Wen Mok-Lee

Finance Manager

Robyn Taylor

Nurse Manager

Marilyn Tucker

Clinical Pharmacist

Samantha Francis

Register Administrator
Caroline Cole

Caroline Cole

Mental Health Coordinator