MBChB (Otago), FRNZCGP
Derek originates from Malaysia but moved to New Zealand as a teenager and has gone through both undergraduate and postgraduate studies in both Auckland and Otago Universities.
He has been practising as a GP in the Wellington region since 2015, with special interests in improving health literacy for patients, reducing inequalities, diabetes management and child health. He is comfortably trilingual in English, Mandarin and Bahasa Malaysia and enjoys working with patients from different cultures and walks of life.
Derek is a happy husband, father of two toddlers and has recently discovered the joys of gardening.