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Dr Sophie Lines

I was born in Auckland but grew up in Waikari, North Canterbury. I completed my medical degree at the University of Otago graduating in 2008. After graduating I spent three years working in the Wellington Region in the hospital system and completed a Diploma of Child Health in 2011. In 2012 my husband and I moved to Northern Territory in Australia. I completed my GP training in Australia in 2015, including a fellowship of advanced rural general practice. Although we enjoyed the adventurous lifestyle of the outback and tropics we returned to Auckland in 2016 to start a family. My
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Trudie Mahue – Registered Nurse

I gained my Nursing qualification in 1996 at the Manukau Institute of Technology. I have since worked in a variety of nursing roles, including psychiatry, civilian nurse within the NZ Defence Force and nursing in Accident and Medical Clinics. I have recently returned to nursing after taking time out to raise our three children. I am excited to be working in Primary Health Care, where everyday brings new challenges and learning opportunities. I enjoy working closely alongside our patients and being part of a supportive, professional and dedicated team.
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Dr Alan Crighton

BSc MBChB FRNZCGP I was born in Nelson NZ and graduated from the Auckland Medical School in 1974. I have worked in hospitals’ in NZ, Western Australia, UK and the Rheumatology Hospital in Rotorua. I have been in General Practice since 1980 in North County and moved to the Rodney District in 2018. I particularly enjoy dermatology and musculoskeletal medicine and teaching medical students during their introduction to G.P. I am married with three children and three grandchildren, so far. My hobbies include beekeeping, watercolour painting, gardening, languages, travel and anything scientific. I will be having a regular appearance at
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Is car parking a problem?

We notice from our recent Patient Survey that it is sometimes quite busy in our car park. We will be working on this with the Council, however along with the rest of Warkworth, parking is a common problem throughout the town. Talk to your local MP or representative on the Council – it needs to be sorted!!
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