Highbrook team

We aim to provide unconditional support to you and your team – helping everyone at Highbrook to thrive and build their hau ora. Our diverse doctors and nurses come from a range of backgrounds and cultures, so we can help if you prefer a female doctor or someone who speaks your language.

Here at Highbrook Medical, we aim to deliver holistic workplace health services for everyone. Our core value is one of unconditional support, allowing the Highbrook workforce to thrive with mauri ora.

Highbrook team

We aim to provide unconditional support to you and your team – helping everyone at Highbrook to thrive and build their hau ora. Our diverse doctors and nurses come from a range of backgrounds and cultures, so we can help if you prefer a female doctor or someone who speaks your language.

Here at Highbrook Medical, we aim to deliver holistic workplace health services for everyone. Our core value is one of unconditional support, allowing the Highbrook workforce to thrive with mauri ora.

Our Clinical Team

Our team of experienced and highly qualified medical professionals can talk to you about every aspect of your health: physical, mental and emotional.

Dr Preetam Durshanapally
General Practitioner
Fluent in English, Telugu, Hindi and can understand some Punjabi Dr. Durshanapally graduated from Kakatiya Medical College, Warangal, India and migrated to New Zealand in 2012.
Dr Jayani Kannangara
General Practitioner
Fluent in English, and Sinhalese. Dr Kannangara has an MBChB from the University of Otago.
Dr Hubert D’Cruze
General Practitioner
Fluent in English. Dr D'Cruze has a Diploma in Child Health. MBBS, MD (Germany), DCH (Ireland). A highly experienced GP and urgent care doctor. A Fellow of RNZCGP.
Dr Andrea Sievwright
General Practitioner
Fluent in English, speaks some Samoan. Dr Sievwright has an MB ChB 2005 Otago; FRNZCGP 2013. She has a Diploma in Paediatrics and an interest in Women's Health.
Dr Daniel Calder
GROUP CLINICAL DIRECTOR
Fluent in English and Norwegian. Dr Daniel Calder has graduated from the University of Edinburgh in 2008. MBCHB, BSC (HONS) DIP DERM, FRNZCGP.
Tara Mougavalu-Fui
Nurse
Fluent in English, Niuean and Samoan. Tara graduated from Manukau Institute of Technology in 2012 and has broad experience in general practice and urgent care.
Nerice Fourie
Nurse
Fluent in English and Afrikaans. Nerice completed her Bachelor of Nursing in 2018 and is completing her Post Graduate Certificate in Health Science.
Colleen Bowring
Group Nursing Director
Fluent in English. Colleen has a Bachelor of Health Science (Nursing) and is trained in clinical education with a postgraduate long term condition management.
Pierre Du Sart
Health Coach
Fluent in English. Pierre graduated at AUT in sport and fitness and Personal Training in 2003 and has had various roles in teaching, coaching and health promotion.

Our customer services team

The dedicated customer service team at Highbrook is here to help you get the right advice. We can direct you, answer general queries, and match you with the service you need.

Lynn Alontave
Customer Services
Fluent in English, Tagalog and Kapampangan. Lynn has a BA (Political Science) from the Philippines and a Certificate in Business Administration (Medical) from MIT in NZ.
Shweta Kant
Accounts Administrator
Fluent in English, Hindi and Gujarati. Shweta is passionate about healthcare and for the past seven years has worked in Customer Service before moving into an Accounts Administrator role.
Lucy Hall
Group Manager
Trained in Leadership and management. Lucy leads Practice Services for Highbrook Medical. She has a Diploma in Physiotherapy from the University of Otago.

Our values

Our why

Highbrook Medical aims to serve the entire Highbrook Business Park, making it easy for anyone to pop in and take care of themselves. We also specialise in workplace health, building the hau ora of your whole team.

Our vision

To become a focal point for the Highbrook community, where people can feel safe and supported as we thrive together.

Our promise to patients

We provide unconditional support, for your total wellbeing, so you can thrive throughout all the strands of your life.

Our promise to patients

We work with employers to co-design what holistic wellbeing looks like for the Highbrook workplace whānau.

Our values

Unconditional support (Manaakitanga) – Caring medical professionals who work with you to improve your total wellbeing. As kaitiaki for whānau, our whare is a place where we ensure people feel safe, reassured, empowered and recognised.

Connected (Kaitiakitanga) – Highbrook connects closely to its waterways, land and sky – because true health can only come from being connected with ourselves and our environment.

Accessible (Tikanga a Whānau)– Taking care of yourself has never been easier, more convenient or affordable. Our workplace is now your workplace.

Thriving (Kia Tupu) – Just as every brook contributes to a larger waterway, every strand of your health contributes to your total mauri ora (complete state of wellbeing).

Togetherness (Kotahitanga) – Our team, working with your team, to bring a better quality of life for everyone.