Grey Lynn Family Medical Centre

543 Great North Road
Grey Lynn
Auckland 1021


Dr Neil Hefford

Neil graduated from Auckland Medical School in 1985 and founded the practice in 1991 and many of his patients have been with him since.  He has a particular interest in Health policy and Integrated care and the well-being of the local community.

Dr Susan Zussman

Susan graduated in the UK and moved to NZ in 1991.  She enjoys all areas of General Practice and especially values being part of the Grey Lynn community and caring for the families at Grey Lynn Family Medical Centre, from babies to grandparents.  Susan has a special interest in women’s health, children’s health and mental health.

Dr Fiona Gordon

Fiona enjoys seeing a huge variety of patients of all ages, cultures, genders, sexualities and beliefs.  She approaches each consultation with kindness, an open mind and non-judgemental and thinks of her job as a joy and privilege to serve the community.  In her spare time, Fiona enjoys yoga, swimming, reading, meditation and long walks with her dog and partner.

Dr Natalie Fa’amatuainu Hopoi

Natalie combines expertise in long term conditions and provides a Samoan cultural perspective on medicine.  She enjoys the relationship she has with her patients – many of them inter-generational.  In her spare time Natalie enjoys time with her young family.


Trish Lodge

Janet Callender

Kim Trueman

Joanne Corin

Abbey Laurence



Aggie Vano – Reception