Below is a list of the top and leading Paediatricians in Christchurch. To help you find the best Paediatricians located near you in Christchurch we put together our own list based on this rating points list.
Christchurch’s Best Paediatricians:
The top rated Paediatricians in Christchurch are:
- Dr Rodney Ford – Children’s Clinic & Allergy Centre
- Dr Philip Morrison – Children’s Specialist Centre
- Dr Liz Schroder – The Christchurch Doctors
- Dr Caroline Gibb – Hoon Hay Medical Centre
- Dr Peter Morrison – Hoon Hay Medical Centre
Dr Rodney Ford – Children’s Clinic & Allergy Centre
Rodney Ford holds both a medical and surgery degree with distinction from the University of South Wales in Australia. He has a doctorate in medicine and is also an accredited speaker member to the National Speakers Association, New Zealand and a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians specializing in Paediatrics. The paediatrician and professor have a particular interest in feeding problems, food allergies, bowel issues, eczema management, growth problems, gluten problems, food reactions, and paediatric behaviour problems. He is based in Christchurch running his private practice named Children’s Clinic & Allergy Centre.
Allergy Tests, Eczema, Foods, Special Formula, Growth Problems, Gastric Reflux (GORD), Tummy Troubles, Asthma Allergies, Hay Fever, Behaviour Problems, Gluten, Anaphylaxis
“We found Dr Rodney very efficient. After 4 months of painful nights and many trips to our GP 1 appointment with him told us our baby has allergies to egg and banana thank you so much for helping our baby!” –Jenna Huddy
Dr Philip Morrison – Children’s Specialist Centre
Philip Morrison is a highly qualified paediatrician working for the Children’s Specialist Centre in Christchurch, New Zealand. He has a medical and surgery degree and is a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians. The general paediatrician was trained in St Bartholomew’s Hospital Medical College located at the University of London and has worked in England for years before moving to New Zealand. He continued with paediatrics training in Dunedin and a 2-year post-graduate training in England before returning to New Zealand to fulfil a paediatrician post at Timaru Hospital. His specialization covers premature and sick babies management, asthma, and vaccination.
General Paediatrics, Immunology
“Helpful and friendly people. Thanks for taking care of my daughter.” –Wallace Smith
Dr Liz Schroder – The Christchurch Doctors
Liz Schroder is a child medicine expert currently accepting patients via her affiliated practice, The Christchurch Doctors. She is an alumna of the University of Otago where she obtained her qualifications in 1995 and has initially fulfilled a house officer post at Tamworth New South Wales in Australia before commencing with her general practice training. Her previous work experiences include a temporary general physician post in Australia and New Zealand. Liz has also pursued a post-graduate study of human nutrition. She is permanently settled in Christchurch and practices child and women’s health management.
General Medicine, Paediatrics
“Very professional, friendly, excellent and fast service. I highly recommend Chch doctors.” –Talvinder Singh
Dr Caroline Gibb – Hoon Hay Medical Centre
Caroline Gibb is a Christchurch native who practices general obstetrics and paediatrics. She enrolled in Otago University and completed the programme in 1987. After obtaining her qualifications, she commenced work in Auckland and the United Kingdom where she was exposed to various healthcare settings. She then returned home to Christchurch and joined the Hoon Hay Medical Centre team. Caroline has a particular focus on children medicine, minor surgical procedures, and women’s reproductive health. She is a member of the NZ College of General Practitioners.
Child Health, Women’s Health
“I cannot rave enough about Dr Caroline Gibb. She is intelligent, sympathetic and kind. The receptionist staff are always so friendly.” –J. J.
Dr Peter Morrison – Hoon Hay Medical Centre
Peter Morrison is a fellow member of the New Zealand College of General Practitioners and earned his medical and surgical qualifications from Otago University in 1994. He has since practised in various health care fields in New Zealand before commencing with a post-graduate study on child health. The Christchurch-based paediatrician joined the Hoon Hay family in 2011 as an associate. His core areas of speciality include surgical processes, musculoskeletal medicine, elderly health, and children’s health. Peter’s clinic schedule is every Tuesday and Friday afternoon.
Paediatrics, Musculoskeletal Medicine
“Excellent practice. My family have been enrolled here for 15 plus years and we have always been treated with care, concern and respect.” –Heather D.