Stoddard Road Medical Centre

223 Stoddard Road, Mt Roskill
Auckland 1041

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Dr Iain Maclean

General Practitioner, Vocationally Registered, Honorary senior lecturer with Department of General Practice

Qualifications: MBChB, Dip Obs, D.A UK, FRNZCGP

Dr Iain Maclean is a born and bred Aucklander and obtained his medical degree at Auckland University. He travelled overseas and while in London obtained a Diploma in Anaesthesia and on returning to Auckland did a further year of anaesthesia before deciding that he preferred to talk to his patients rather than putting them to sleep. He obtained a Diploma in Obstetrics and having bought a practice in Mt Roskill in 1992, delivered babies for about 10 years. It has been rewarding for Dr Iain Maclean to see that some of those babies he delivered are grown up and having families of their own.

Dr Iain Maclean is married and has 3 children, 2 of whom are now at University and one still at High School. Apart from spending time with his family he tries to stay fit with Mountain biking and is often sporting a bruise or two, and some people might not know he is also learning to play the drums.

Dr Benjamin Liu

General Practitioner, Vocationally Registered, GPEP 1 Teacher

Qualifications: MBChB, DCH,  FRNZCGP

Dr Ben Liu was born in Hong Kong and migrated to New Zealand in 1991 with his family. He speaks English, Cantonese and Mandarin. He went to Rosmini Colleage and pursued his career in medicine at the University of Otago. He completed his medical school training at Christchurch Hospital and continued GP training in Auckland. He joined Stoddard Road Medical Centre as a partner in 2015, taking over from Dr So who had worked here for over 40 year.

When Dr Ben Liu is not working, you are likely to find him in the water attempting to perfect the art of windsurfing, working hard to remain fit at the gym, playing a hard game of badminton or spending time with family and friends.

Currently Dr Ben Liu is not accepting any new enrolment. 

Dr Gary Maclachlan

General Practitioner, Vocationally Registered, Honorary senior lecturer with Department of General Practice

Qualifications: MBChB, Dip Obs, Dip Ger Med, FRNZCGP

Dr Gary Maclachlan has lived in Auckland most of his life after growing up in small country towns before moving to Mount Albert and attending MAGS. His medical training was undertaken at the University of Auckland, followed by four years of hospital training. He joined Stoddard Road Medical Centre in 1993 and has really enjoyed seeing the practice grow and develop over the years. He was previously very involved in providing maternity care which regrettably he is no longer able to offer. He has a special interest in care of the elderly and looks after two large rest homes which he visits twice weekly. He lives in Mount Eden with his wife. Their children are now both at university. When he is not working he spends his time reading, cycling and fishing.

Dr Richard Lowe

General Practitioner

Qualifications: MBChB, MRNZCGP, Clin Dip Pall Med.

Dr Richard Lowe was born and raised in Auckland. He is a graduate of Auckland Medical School. He is of mixed European and Chinese heritage but speaks only English. He is from a family of health professionals, and is following in the footsteps of his grandfather who was also a GP in Auckland. Dr Lowe comes to us from Mercy Hospice where he was working in his special interest area of Palliative Care and End-of-Life Care. (Dr Lowe has a Clinical Diploma in Palliative Medicine). He is passionate that we think holistically when managing people’s health issues.

Outside of work Dr Lowe loves football (soccer), his children, and admits he should also mention his wife.

Dr Oonagh Turner

General Practitioner, Vocationally Registered, Qualifications: MBChB, DRCOG, MRCGP, FRNZCGP

Dr Oonagh is English by birth and studied and worked in Birmingham before moving to New Zealand with her husband in 2002.  They now have 3 teenage children and love the more relaxed, outdoor lifestyle.  She has always been keen on sport and now concentrates on the swim, bike, and run of triathlon.  She has worked at Stoddard Road since the new medical centre building opened 12 years ago.

Dr Queenie Son

General Practitioner

Qualifications: MBChB, MRNZCGP

Dr. Queenie (Sung-Eun), Son is originally from South Korea, but has lived in New Zealand for over 15 years. She went to St. Cuthbert’s College, and completed her medical training in the University of Otago in 2012. Then she spent number of years working in major hospitals in Auckland before joining GP training.

Dr. Son enjoys all aspects of general practice. She believes in patient- centred healthcare where the best health outcomes are coming from having a good communication with patients and listening to their concerns and values.

In her spare time, Dr. Queenie Son enjoys various sports including scuba diving, skiing and staying active at the gym.

Currently Dr Queenie Son is not accepting any new enrolment. 


Dr Tina-Anne Southgate

General Practitioner, Vocationally Registered

Qualifications: BHB, MBChB, Dip Paed, Dip Obs, FRNZCGP

Dr Tina-Anne Southgate is originally from Christchurch. She graduated with a medical degree from the University of Auckland in 2001.  She has a special interest in Paediatrics and gained a Diploma of Paediatrics in 2003, followed by a Diploma in Obstetrics in 2005.  She attained her GP membership in 2007, followed by part-time work and full-time parenting, completing her General Practice Fellowship in 2011.  She adds the experience of having two delightful young children to her role as a family doctor.

Dr Raymond Chan

General Practitioner, Vocationally Registered, Honorary senior lecturer with Department of General Practice

Qualifications: MBChB ,Dip Obst, FRNZCGP

Dr Raymond Chan is a 3rd generation Kiwi. His grandfathers came to NZ in the 1920s and his grandmothers in 1939 to flee the war in China and join their husbands. He went to Mt Albert Grammar, left after 6th form and then to Auckland Medical School. After his GP training and a Kiwi big OE he settled into his job as a GP at Stoddard Road Medical Centre in 1989. He has been here ever since. In his spare time he plays guitar and runs marathons.

Dr Vanisi Prescott

General Practitioner


Dr Vanisi Prescott is originally from Tonga and moved to New Zealand at the age of 1. she lived in Auckland essentially her whole life, went to Onehunga High school and completed her medical training at the University of Auckland. After graduating she completed four years in hospital then completed a Fellowship in Urgent care and now working towards her Fellowship as a GP. She is passionate about helping people which is why she chose to become a GP. She has a special interest in the health of the Pacific Community.
Dr Vanisi is married with 3 children and, apart from spending time with them, she also enjoys getting involved with school activities such as coaching netball and as a member of the Pacific school committee. She is very involved with her church. In her spare time she enjoys staying active at the gym and dance.




Health Improvement Practitioner And Health Coach

Hayley is our new Health Improvement Practitioner and helps people with stress, health and problems with daily living.
Appointments with Hayley are 20-25min long with the aim to focus on the thing that is concerning you the most.

Hayley is English by birth but has spent the majority of her life in New Zealand.
She studied at Auckland University of Technology and is a registered Occupational Therapist. In her spare time Hayley enjoys exploring New Zealand, getting outdoors and socializing with friends/family.

To be eligible for this free service you need to be a registered patient with the practice.

Meet Kim! Our Health Coach at Stoddard Road Medical Centre.

Kim helps people who are wanting to make lifestyle changes to improve their health and overall wellbeing. Kim focuses on helping you set goals around exercising, nutrition, medication prescribed by the doctors and managing stress levels.

Kim is Samoan/Cook Island and was born in New Zealand. She has come from a background of personal training and life coaching.

To be eligible for this free service you need to be a registered patient with the practice.

Practice Manager