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General Practitioners 2022-04-13T01:37:06+00:00

General Practitioners

Whether you are nine hours or ninety years old – being enrolled with a general practitioner (GP) or family doctor can make all the difference to a person’s health and wellbeing.  Maybe you are dealing with an ongoing health issue, have just moved to the area and are looking for a “medical practice near me” or you have a new symptom which you want to have checked out – whatever the reason, you can book with a personable, relatable and highly experienced GP at OneHealth.

ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS are Drs Elly Sekikawa, Pei Yu Gao and Rushit Botadra

Dr Anna Twhigg (GP Leader)

MBChB (Otago), FRNZCGP, Diploma Obstetrics

Anna is our GP Leader. She has comprehensive experience in general practice, having worked in her own Practice for over 20 years. Anna enjoys managing extended families and she enjoys teaching patients to self manage their health. Her particular interests are women’s health, adolescents and diagnostics. Anna joined OneHealth because it offers patients high quality integrated healthcare including extended hours service and proficient Nurse Led Clinics.

Dr Anna Twhigg-GP Leader

Dr Elly Sekikawa

Dr Elly Sekikawa was born and raised in Auckland. She completed her medical training at the University of Auckland and worked for several years, at Auckland Hospital, before deciding General Practice was where she could make the most difference. Elly has an interest in preventative medicine and enjoys all aspects of family care. Outside of work she is kept busy with her young son and her daughter who joined the family in July 2020.  Elly remains on reduced hours following her return from maternity leave and the care of her patients is shared with Dr Joey Siu and Dr Danielle Jacobs.

Dr Joey Siu

Dr Joey Siu joined OneHealth in April 2022 and is an associate GP working closely with Dr Elly Sekikawa in the care and management of her patients.  Joey graduated from the University of Otago in 2013.  After working in various areas of medicine in hospitals around New Zealand, she underwent further training in the Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery program, before deciding to pursue General Practice.

Joey is committed to broadening her knowledge every day to better look after her patients and can speak Cantonese, Mandarin and French fluently.

Outside of work, Joey loves to travel, read, spend time with friends and family, and has a keen interest in winemaking.

Dr Daniëlle Jacobs

Dr Anna Twhigg recruited Dr Daniëlle Jacobs in December 2021.  Daniëlle was raised in Auckland and completed her studies in Psychology, Sport and Exercise Science and Medicine through the University of Auckland.  She has gained experience working at all of Auckland’s tertiary hospitals in various medical and surgical specialties, and her interests include sports medicine, concussion and musculoskeletal injuries. Daniëlle is also actively engaged as a team and event/match day doctor at a national level in netball, softball, rugby league and rugby union, and has gained further certification in immediate pitch-side care. Daniëlle enjoys trail hiking, plays field hockey and is fluent in English and Afrikaans.

Dr Pei Yu Gao

(GP and Urgent Care Physician) MBCHB FRNZCGP

Pei Yu joined OneHealth in March 2016. He grew up in West Auckland and completed his medical training at the University of Auckland. Pei Yu’s special interests are mental health and older people’s health and he speaks conversational Mandarin. Pei Yu is accepting new patients.

DR PEI YU GAO GP and Urgent Care Physician

Dr Rushit Botadra

Dr Rushit Botadra joined OneHealth in February 2021.  He studied medicine at Flinders University in Adelaide and completed his GP training in Queensland, Australia.  Dr Botadra gained several years experience working in tertiary healthcare and General Practice, in Australia, before relocating to NZ with his wife.  Dr Botadra enjoys all aspects of primary healthcare, with particular interests in holistic medicine and preventative health.  Aside from English, he can converse fluently in Gujarati and outside of work, he leads an active life, playing tennis, squash and exploring the outdoors.