The Team

Our Team comprises of 2 full time doctors, 4 part time practice nurses, (most days 2 nurses are on) and 2 receptionists job sharing.

District nurses, public health nurses, plunket nurse and a diabetic educator nurse are all readily available via a phone call. Physiotherapists and dental clinics are available in neighboring towns.

    Front of House and Reception

    Deborah and Sharon
    Deborah and Sharon

    Deborah Stables

    • Mother of 2 young adult children
    • Diary farmer
    • Worked at the TKHC for over 10yrs
    • Receptionist
    • Administration
    • First aid trained

    Sharon Williams

    • Mother of 3 adult children
    • Experience in early childhood education
    • Worked TKHC for over 10 yrs
    • Receptionist
    • First aid trained

    Registered Nurses

    Kelly

    Kelly Drayton

    • Mother of 1 intermediate child
    • Worked at TKHC since 2013
    • Smear taker
    • Diabetes and immunisation accredited

     

    Natalie Hansen

    Natalie Hansen

    • Mother of 2 primary school children
    • Worked at TKHC since 2013
    • Dry stock farmer

     

    Pip

    Pip Gow

    • Mother of 3 adult children
    • Sheep and beef farmer
    • Worked at TKHC for over 7 yrs
    • Smear taker
    • Diabetes and immunisation accredited

     

    Anne Knight

    Anne Knight

    • Mother of 3 adult children,
    • Kiwifruit farmer
    • Practice manager
    • Nurse manager
    • Diabetes and immunisation accredited

     

    Doctors

    robin

    Dr Robin Baird MBChB, MRCGP(UK), BSc MedSci; Psychology

    • Originally from Belfast, Ireland, did his undergraduate and postgradute medical training in Scotland and has lived in NZ since 2012
    • Interests include family medicine, mens health, mental health, medicine of the elderly and palliative care.
    • Father of 1 school age child, he has a camper van and enjoys the occasional row on the Waikato river

    Dr Geoff Knight

    Dr Geoffrey Knight FRNZCGP Dip Obstetrics, Dip General Practice QSM

    • Father of 3 adult children
    • Kiwifruit farmer
    • With TKHC over 30yrs
    • Director of Pinnacle PHO
    • Previously director of GP Training Auckland
    • General Practitioner