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Our Radiologist Team

Meet The Team

At Auckland Radiology we operate as a locally-owned practice. We have a tightly-knit team of radiologists who are experts in each of their respective fields. Our Consultant & Associate team are experienced medical professionals, who are all locally appointed to at least one of the several Auckland Hospitals. Like our Partners, they are Auckland people caring for Aucklanders, who are proud to be associated with an independent and 100% New Zealand owned practice.

Consultants and Associates

Consultants

Associates

Richard is currently chairman of the Auckland Regional Radiology Information Systems group and is on the governance committee of Breast Screen Waitemata Northland. He has a special interest in musculoskeletal imaging, being part of the MSK imaging team at Auckland Radiology Group and a member of the Rugby World Cup 2011 Medical Imaging Team. His furthered interest includes breast imaging; setting up the original multidisciplinary breast clinic at North Shore Hospital, on the project team for Breast Screen Waitemata Northland and a screen reader since its inception in 2006 and establishing breast MRI services at North Shore Hospital; and body imaging. He is involved in medical student and registrar teaching and has been a consultant Radiologist at North Shore Hospital and Associate at ARG since 1989.

Qualifications

MB ChB Otago 1981
FRANZCR 1988
Fellowship Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield 1988

Local Appointments (past and present)
North Shore Hospital
Breast Screen Waitemata Northland

Stephen graduated from medical school from the University of Texas Medical Branch – Galveston in 1997. By 2007, he had completed his radiology residency from the University of Texas, San Antonio Health Science. From Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Centre (New York City) in 2013, he then completed a 1-year Breast and Body Imaging Fellowship. Stephen also served 20-years of active duty service for the US Air Force Medical Corp, and upon retiring in 2017 had completed several assignments, two of which included Chief of Radiology at the Mike O’Callaghan Federal Hospital (2007-2012) and Chief of Breast Imaging at David Grant Medical Centre (2013-2017). Stephen has been an ARG associate since 2019 and has a particular interest in breast imaging and image-guided breast procedures.

Qualifications
RANZCR 2019
Certified by the American Board of Radiologists 2007

Local Appointments (past & present)
Consultant Radiologist at St Marks Breast Centre (2018 to present)

Karen graduated from Trinity College Medical School in Dublin in 2009. After further years of study, she was awarded a post-graduate  diploma in Clinical Education from the National University of Ireland in 2014, and later in 2015 completed her radiology training scheme in St James’ Hospital in Dublin.

She moved to NZ in July 2015 where she continues to be involved in registrar and undergraduate education with the University of Auckland and where she is also currently undertaking research in rheumatology. Karen is interested in all forms of MSK intervention and has been an ARG Associate since 2016 as an MSK radiologist.

Qualifications
MBChB Dublin 2009
FRANZCR ?
PGDipCE July 2014

Local Appointments (past and present)
Consultant Radiologist at Auckland City Hospital
ARG Associate 2016 to present

Dawn is one of our long-standing Radiologists who has been with ARG since 2000. Her current areas of practice are Paediatric Radiology, Obstetric and Gynaecology Ultrasound, and General Radiology.

Qualifications
MbCHb Cape Town 1981
FFRad(D)SA 1989
FRANZCR 1997

Local Appointments (past and present)
Starship Children’s Hospital 1996-2001 & 2005-2018

Glen graduated from the University of Otago medical school in 2000 and completed his specialist radiology training in Auckland in 2008. He was the ARG musculoskeletal fellow in 2009 prior to moving to Brisbane and gaining further experience in general radiology, musculoskeletal imaging, MRI and image-guided procedures. In 2018 he returned to ARG as an associate and is also a consultant Radiologist in Middlemore Hospital. Glen has an interest in orthopaedic imaging, rheumatology, and sports medicine as well as image-guided spinal and musculoskeletal procedures and is also currently involved in radiology registrar teaching.

Qualifications
MBChB University of Otago 2000
FRANZCR 2008

Local Appointments (past & present)
Middlemore Hospital

Rhian has been a consultant Radiologist at Auckland City Hospital and Associate at ARG since 2015.
He is currently the director of training in radiology at Auckland City Hospital and is involved in orthopaedic registrar teaching, as well as teaching at the University of Auckland. Rhian has a particular interest in bone and soft tissue sarcoma and is involved in the regional bone and soft tissue sarcoma multi-disciplinary meeting. He also has a furthered interest in MSK intervention including image-guided treatment and diagnostic procedures.

Qualifications
MbCHb Auckland 2005
FRANZCR 2013
Fellowship St Vincent’s Hospital 2013

Local Appointments (past and present)
Auckland City Hospital
Greenlane Hospital

Kirsten graduated MBChB from Otago University Medical School going on to House Surgeon posts in Christchurch Hospital in 1997, then in Auckland in 1998 being accepted into the Radiology Specialist training program. Kirsten completed her Radiology training (RANZCR fellowship) in 2004 and since then has been an Associate at ARG. Her areas of interest are General and Paediatric Radiology.

Qualifications
MBChB 1996 (Otago)
FRANZCR (2004)

Local Appointments (past and present)
Consultant position at North Shore Hospital from 2004 to current.

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Kristin graduated from the University of Auckland School of Medicine and also completed her radiology training in Auckland. This included time spent working in Sydney and Melbourne as a junior doctor and radiology fellow. She has worked as a consultant radiologist at North Shore Hospital and her areas of interest include General Radiology, Breast Imaging, and Breast-Imaging procedures. Kristin has been an ARG Associate since XXXX.

Qualifications
MBChB (Auckland 2004)
FRANZCR (2011)

Local Appointments (past & present)
Consultant at North Shore Hospital (xxxx-xxxx)

Amy graduated from The University of Auckland Medical School in 2008 going on to complete a PGDip in Paediatrics in 2010. She also completed a Fellowship in Body Oncology Imaging at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre in New York in 2017/2018. She arrived at ARG soon after in 2018 where she has been working as an Associate. She also works for the WDHB and is a General Radiologist with special interests in Body Oncology Imaging and Paediatrics, and is involved in the WDHB Colorectal MDM.

Qualifications
MBChB 2008
PGDip Paediatrics 2010
FRANZCR 2016

Local Appointments (past and present)
Waitemata DHB 2017 to present
Starship Hospital (fixed term roles in 2017 and 2019)

Penny has an interest in Obstetrics and Gynaecology as well as general Abdominal Radiology. She has been an Associate at ARG since 2016, as well as from 2003-2005. She is currently appointed at North Shore Hospital as a General Radiologist.

Qualifications
MBChB Otago 2003
FRANZCR 2002
Mini MRI Fellowship (ARG) 2003

Local Appointments (past and present)
General Radiologist at North Shore Hospital 2009 – current 
General Radiologist at Middlemore Hospital and National Women’s Hospital 2004-2008

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