Designated diving doctors

List of Designated Diving Doctors, authorised by the Diving Hyperbaric Medicine Service to perform Occupational Diving Medical Examinations.

DHMS may also consider an appropriate medical clearance obtained overseas as part of this process.

Additional doctors may be available at:

This should be discussed directly with Diving Hyperbaric Medical Services by email to divemeds@gmail.com

Auckland

Name

Practice name
& address

Phone number
& email

Additonal notes

Nasim
Ali

Herne Bay Medical Centre
Herne Bay
AUCKLAND

09 376 3015

 

Steve Adams

Fred Thomas Health
2 Fred Thomas Drive
Takapuna

09 9729020
021 801778

 

Kate
Baddock

Kawau Bay Health
Alnwick Street
Warkworth
AUCKLAND

09 425 1199

 

Rick Barber

Browns Bay Medical Centre
32 Anzac Road 
Browns Bay
AUCKLAND

 09 4795 422  

John 
Caldwell

Ratanui Medical Centre
77 Lincoln Road
Henderson
AUCKLAND

09 837 0740

 

Sheryl
Howarth

Browns Bay Family Doctors
65 Clyde Road
Browns Bay 
AUCKLAND

09 479 4834

 

Courtenay
Kenny

North Shore Hospital
P O Box 32038
Devonport
AUCKLAND

09 445 4411

 

Niamh
Kernan

Kumeu Village Medical Centre
Kumeu
AUCKLAND

09 4128446 email

 

Jim
Kriechbaum

Mt Wellington Family Health Centre
P O Box 62 047
Mount Wellington
AUCKLAND

09 570 2999

 

Mei Ling Lee

Worldwise Travellers Health
18 St Marks Rd
Newmarket
AUCKLAND

09 522 9476 email

 

Jon
Nelson

P O Box 28-842
Remuera
AUCKLAND

027 474 9956

 
Shen Tat Ooi The Auckalnd City Doctors
415-427 Queen St
AUCKLAND CBD
09 280 3555  email  
Chris Sames  Hyperbaric Unit
91 Calliope Road
Devonport
AUCKLAND
 
09 487 2214   
Richard
Selkon 
Westgate Medical Centre
Fernhill Drive
Massey
AUCKLAND 
09 833 3134   

Marc Shaw

Worldwise Travellers Health
12c St Marks Road
Remuera
AUCKLAND

09 520 5830 email

 
Charmaine Tate Papatoetoe Family Doctors
15 Kolmar Rd
Papatoetoe
ManukaAUCKLAND
09 278 2578  

Pieter
Vosloo

 
Botany Town Centre Medical
2B Sunset Tce
Botany Town Centre
AUCKLAND
 
09 273 6003   

Deborah Waxman

Waxman Medical Ltd
Remuera
AUCKLAND
021 0339 544 Various locums in and around Auckland
Jeff
Wong 
Victoria Park Medical Suites
5 Vernon Street
AUCKLAND
 
09 557 3333   

Christchurch and Canterbury region

Name 

Practice name & address

Phone number & email

Additional notes

Neil 
Averis

Health & Sport Central 
591 Colombo Street
CHRISTCHURCH

03 3660088

 

John Molloy

ForteSports
Level 1, Forte 2
132 Peterborough St
CHRISTCHURCH 8014

03 384 2690  email

 

David Payne

www.pacificmedicalexams.com(external link)

021 246 5940
email

In Christchurch every fortnight. Also Hamilton, Palmerston North, Queenstown, Wanaka & Wellington

Pleayo Tovaranonte Rolleston Central Health
4/9 Masefield Dr
Rolleston
CHRISTCHURCH 7614
021 112 8781 email   
Greg 
Van der Hulst
 Specialist Medicals
6 Aviation Avenue
Rangiora
NORTH CANTERBURY
 021 346 654
email
 

Graham 
Wesley

Kaiapoi Family Doctors
42 Charles Street
Kaiapoi
NORTH CANTERBURY

03 327 7474

 

Lucinda 
Whiteley

Rolleston Medical Centre
29 Brookside Rd
Rollerston
CHRISTCHURCH

03 347 8848

 

Dunedin & Central Otago Region

Name

Practice name & address

Phone number & email

Additional notes

Nick 
Giblin

Broadway Medical Centre
2 Broadway
DUNEDIN

03 477 4335

 

John 
Heydon

University of Otago
PO Box 56
DUNEDIN

03 479 5264

Otago University only

David McBride

Healthworks Associates
DUNEDIN

 027 253 5451  email

 

George Varsanyi University of Otago
Student Health
PO Box 56
DUNEDIN
 03 479 8212  Otago University Students only.

Sandra 
Webb

Dunedin North Medical
15 St David St
North DUNEDIN

03 474 0602

 

Steve 
Williams

Mussleburgh Medical Centre
95A Mussleburgh Rise
Musselburgh 
DUNEDIN

03 455 4085

 

Gisborne

Name 

Practice name & address 

Phone number & email

Additional notes

Johan Peters

Gisborne Hospital

06 8690500 email

 

Hamilton

Name 

Practice name & address 

Phone number & email

Additional notes

Malcolm 
Carmichael

Glenview Medical Centre
1 Urlich Ave
HAMILTON

07 843 4429

 

John 
Duncan

Hillcrest Medical Centre
Cnr Hillcrest Rd and Masters Ave
HAMILTON

07 856 5087

 

Angela 
Hancock

South City Health Ltd
91 Kahikatea Drive
HAMILTON

07 838 2323

 

Zig 
Khouri

Hamilton East Medical Centre
16 Beale Street
P O Box 4096
HAMILTON

07 839 1232

 

Mark 
Taylor

South City Health Ltd
91 Kahikatea Drive
HAMILTON

07 838 2323

 

David Payne

www.pacificmedicalexams.com(external link)

021 246 5940

email

In Hamilton every month. Also Christchurch, Palmerston North, Queenstown, Wanaka & Wellington.

Invercargill

Name Practice name & addressPhone number & emailAdditional notes
Roger Deacon

Queens Park Medical Centre
97 Gala Street
INVERCARGILL

 03 218 3189  
Marius Hill  Invercargill Medical Centre
169 Don Street
INVERCARGILL
 03 218 9116  
Konrad Richter General Surgery South Lrd
Queens Park Medical Centre
97 Gala St
INVERCARGILL
03 218 3189 email   

Kaitaia

NamePractice name & addressPhone number & emailAdditional notes
Cecil Williams

Te Hiku Hauora GP Clinic
49 Redan Road
KAITAIA

09 408 0049  

Napier

Name Practice name & addressPhone number & emailAdditional notes
Ronelle Brits

The Doctors Greenmeadows
524 Kennedy Rd
NAPIER

06 844 6277  
William Thompson Shakespeare Road Medical Centre
24 Shakespeare Road
NAPIER
06 835 7323  

Nelson

Name Practice name & addressPhone number & emailAdditional notes
Glenda Barber

Maritime Medicals
4 Cherry Ave, Enner Glynn
NELSON

027 600 6246
website(external link)

Does diver medicals
from her home office.

Tim Ewer

Mapua Health Centre
62 Aranui Rd
Mapua
NELSON

03 540 2211  
Richard Thomas

Nelson Nursing Service
469 Main Road
NELSON

03 547 2814  

Palmerston North

NamePractice name & addressPhone number & emailAdditional notes
Allison Maskill

Bulls Medical Centre
71 High St, Bulls
PALMERSTON NORTH

06 3519565  
David Payne www.pacificmedicalexams.com(external link)  021 246 5940 email  n Palmerston North one weekend a month. Also Christrchurch, Hamilton, Queenstown, Wanaka and Wellington. 
Janine Rasmussen

Kauri Health
619 Featherston St
PALMERSTON NORTH

06 357 4424  

Paremata

Name Practice name & addressPhone number & emailAdditional notes
Charlotte Dempster

Mana Specialists Centre
107 Mana Esplanade
PAREMATA

04 233 8019  

Paraparaumu

Name Practice name & addressPhone number & emailAdditional notes
James Harman Paraparaumu Medical Centre
92-94 Kapiti Rd 
PARAPARAUMU
04 902 8507  

Picton

Name Practice name & addressPhone number & emailAdditional notes
Bruce Lintern Picton Medical Centre
114 High Street
PICTON
03 520 3222  03 520 3222

Queenstown

Name Practice name & addressPhone number & emailAdditional notes
David Payne www.pacificmedicalexams.com(external link)

021 246 5940
email

In Queenstown 1st weekend of every month. Also Christchurch, Hamilton, Palmerston North, Wanaka and Wellington. 

 

Rotorua

Name Practice name & addressPhone number & emailAdditional notes
Neil Poskitt

Te Ngae Medical Centre
Redwood shopping centre
5 Tarawera Rd
Lynmore
ROTORUA

07 345 6627

 

Tauranga

Name Practice name & addressPhone number & emailAdditional notes
John Aiken

Dee Street Medical Centre
4 Dee Street
Mt Maunganui
TAURANGA

07 575 4057

 

 Andrew Corin

The Doctors Tauranga
Cnr 14th Ave & Devonport Rd
TAURANGA

 07 928 8000  
Al Johnson 

Bethlehem Medical Centre
16 Bethlehem Road
Bethlehem
TAURANGA

 07 576 4883  
John Robinson   Otumoetai Health Centre
506 Otumoetai Road
TAURANGA
 07 576 2321  

Wanaka

NamePractice name & addressPhone number & emailAdditional notes
David Payne www.pacificmedicalexams.com(external link) 021 246 5940
email
Also Christchurch, Hamilton, Palmerston North, Queenstown & Wellington.

Wellington

Name Practice name & addressPhone number & emailAdditional notes
Helen Fieldes

P O Box 24 383
WELLINGTON

027 221 5335

Does Medicals privately,
not through
a clinic.

Guy Jenner 

Kelburn Medical Centre
5 Upland Rd
Kelburn
WELLINGTON

 04 939 9551  
David Payne 100 Willis Street, L2 Majestic Centre WELLINGTON 6011

 021 246 5940 

email

www.pacificmedicalexams.com(external link)

Also Christchurch, Hamilton, Palmerston North, Queenstown and Wanaka.
Simon Ryder-Lewis  

Health Solutions
Level 2, 22 Panama St
CBD
WELLINGTON

 04 529 7375  

Whakatane

NamePractice name & addressPhone number & emailAdditional notes
Allan Mcdougall Kopeopeo Health Centre
James street
WHAKATANE

07 308 5771
email

 

Whangarei & Northland

NamePractice name & addressPhone number & emailAdditional notes
Ian Lawson

Broadway Health Services
5 Klinac Lane
WAIPAPA

 09 401 7172  
Ezra Mabidikama  Kerikeri Medical Centre
4 Homestead Rd
KERIKERI
 09 407 7777  

Whitianga & The Coromandel

NamePractice name & addressPhone number & emailAdditional notes
Daniel Asquith

Mercury Bay Medical Centre
87 Albert Street
WHITIANGA

07 866 5911

Enrolled patients only;
does not see new patients.

Hannah Walker  Mercury Bay Medical Centre
87 Albert Street
WHITIANGA
 07 866 5911

Enrolled patients only;
does not see new patients.

 David Wilson Mercury Bay Medical Centre
87 Albert Street
WHITIANGA
 07 866 5911

Enrolled patients only;
does not see new patients.

 

Defence personnel only

Name Practice name & addressPhone number & emailAdditional notes
Steve Adams

Naval Health Services
91 Calliope Road
Devonport
AUCKLAND

09 445 5922

 

Andy Campbell  c/-NZDF email  
Jackie Claridge  Naval Health Services
91 Calliope Road
Devonport 
AUCKLAND
09 445 5922  
Ross Fountain DHC, Flux Rd
Linton Military Camp
PALMERSTON NORTH
06 351 9565  
John North SGN LT CDR RNZN
Fleet Medical Officer
Naval Health Unith
HMNZS Philomel
09 445 5922  
Kate Stanbridge  c/- NZDF email  

Overseas

Please see relevant country’s hyperbaric or diving doctor lists and contact DHMS for suitability.