Dr Mathew Stokes

GP Owner FRNZC, Vocational Training GP, DFFP

Graduated 1990 MBChB in Pretoria. Arrived in NZ in 1996 and settled in Lumsden.He is PRIME Trained and enjoys all area’s of General Practice. Mathew is married to Sarah andthey have two grown up children

Dr Andrew Costello

Dr Andrew Costello is a Locum for our Practice to enable Dr Stokes to enjoy some time off. Dr Costello trained in the UK and has been working in NZ since 1993.


Sarah Stokes

Registered Nurse/Midwife

Sarah is a Registered Nurse, PRIME Trained as well as a Midwife, working both privately and atthe Hospital. Sarah is married to Mathew and they have two grown up children.

Bridget Pears

Registered Nurse

Bridget joined our Medical Centre in 2002. She is PRIME Trained and an Authorised Vaccinatoras well as an Accredited Smear Taker.

June Wright

Registered Nurse

June joined Lumsden Medical Centre in 2007. June is our Diabetes Nurse who alsoworks part time for Diabetes NZ. She is an Authorised Vaccinator and also previously was aDistrict Nurse and Volunteer Ambulance Officer.

Nick Duthie

Registered Nurse

Nick joined Lumsden Medical Centre in 2004. Nick loves all aspects of Nursing with a particularinterest in wound care. She is PRIME Trained, an Authorised Vaccinator and also works Part Timein Lumsden as one of the District Nurses.

Ally Douglas

Registered Nurse

Ally joined Lumsden Medical Centre in 2012. She is an Accredited Smear Taker as well as anAuthorised Vaccinator. Ally is from Wales and trained here in NZ as a Nurse.


Rachel Heslip

Practice Manager

Rachel is our Practice Manager and has held this role since 2009. She oversees the Managementof the Business, Staff and day to day running of the Practice. Rachel is an active member of PMANZ (Practice Manager Association of NZ) and … Read More


Liz Clark


Liz joined our Staff in 2009. She is one of our friendly Receptionists who answer your phone calls and is one of the first people you see when you visit our Medical Centre.  Our team pride themselves on being there to help – they are happy to assist you when … Read More

Lynne Dickie


Lynne is one of our Part Time Receptionists. She joined our Team at Lumsden Medical Centre in2010. She is one of our friendly receptionists  who answer your phone calls, Our Receptionists are the first people you see when you visit our medical centre.  Our Team … Read More


Kelly Thompson


Kelly is our Cleaner and ensures that our Medical Centre is always lovely and tidy.