Dr Ayad Razoki – MBChB, FRNZCGP, DipCEM, FAMPA
Ayad has been a full-time GP at Westgate Medical Centre since 2003 & has formed a strong connection with the West community.
After qualifying as a doctor in 1984, Ayad gained extensive surgical experience, having spent 10 years working in military & public hospitals in the Middle East. After migrating to NZ in 1995 with his wife and two daughters, he passed the NZREX exams and then spent 5 years working in public hospitals in Auckland, primarily as a surgical registrar. He passed Part 1 FRACS (surgical specialty exam) in 1998 & OSCA exam in 1999.
In 2000 he decided to pursue a career in General Practice and Accident & Medical Practice. He completed his PRIMEX exam in 2001 and the Advanced Vocational Education programme to become a specialist GP, obtaining his Fellowship of the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners (FRNZCGP) in 2004.
In 2005 he was awarded a Diploma in Community Emergency Medicine and in 2006, he gained vocational registration in Accident & Medical Practice with the award of the Fellowship of the Royal New Zealand College of Urgent Care (FRNZCUC).
Having spent several years as a surgical registrar his special interest in medicine is minor surgery and he carries out all the ligation (banding) of piles, tongue-tie releases, vasectomies and circumcisions in the clinic, as well as the usual excision of skin cancers, cysts, and all manner of lumps and bumps. He is available for appointments Tuesday – Friday.