Marsden Medical Ltd. - Clinical Staff

Medical and Nursing Staff

Medical Staff

Dr Jim Lello

has been practicing in Family Medicine since 1988. He attended both Auckland and Otago Universities completing medical degrees in 1986 He completed postgraduate training in community paediatrics in 1990. He had postgraduate research training at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, and completed a research and teaching Fellowship at Auckland University in 1992. He has practiced clinical medicine in Australia, Vanuatu and New Zealand. He has been the medical director of Marsden Medical since 1994..... more

Dr Barry Gribben

has been in clinical practice since 1987. He is locally educated and gained his medical degree at Auckland University School of Medicine. He worked as a GP in South Auckland for 15 years before pursuing his interests in health services research...... more

Dr Chris Paltridge

has been in clinical practice since 1994. He graduated from Auckland University and has specialised in occupational and men's health since graduation and is now broadening his scope to include family practice

Dr Celina Dewe

Celinia is and Otago graduate who is completing her Family Medicine vocational training she has postgraduate qualification in gynaecology and obstetrics and and interest in womens health and paediatrics

Occasional Locums

Dr Rob Maunsell

Rob is an experienced practitioner and intermittently locums in Auckland as a break from his own practice in Masterton.  He has an active interest in music and all aspects of Family Medicine.


 Dr Geoff Richards

Geoff is an experienced practitioner and has focussed his practice in NZ general practice after returning here with his family.  He qualified in Australia and had a large Melbourne practice before enjoying the comparative occupational freedom in performing locums for overworked Auckland GPs




Nursing Staff

Monique Pearce RN.

Monique joined the nursing team in May 2010. She obtained her Bachelor of Nursing in Auckland (MIT) after working as a medical laboratory technician at Middlemore Hospital. She is competent as a venepuncturist and is a registered smear taker, she is involved with postgraduate nursing studies and holds the role of PN/tutor  In 2015 she completed a Masters degree in nursing and is shortly to become a Nurse Practitioner. She has two school aged children.

Reception and office management staff

Ms Myrine McMahon

Mrs Lyn Smith

Mrs Anna Laurenson: Anna is our accounts and payroll manager.

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Last Updated: July 18, 2014