Dr Margaret Bryant

Trained in Otago, Diploma of Obstetircs in Auckland and later worked in the UK, Vocationally trained & Registered in General Practice. Margie has special interests in family and preventive healthcare, womens health and contraception, HRT and options - providing depoliticised information so women can make an informed choice. Increasing experience in skin lesion removal including small skin cancers ( excluding face) and potentially minimal scarring/scar free removal of some raised benign lesions with diathermy.

Dr Zina Emmanuel

Zina has had the opportunity to work in multitude of Medical Specialities, making her a highly experienced doctor. Qualified as a doctor in Iraq, vocationally trained in New Zealand and worked at several Hospitals in Auckland before joining Byron Medical in 2004. She enjoys working here as its a very established practice with a great team. She enjoys all aspects of General Practice and Preventive Medicine with special interests in Women's health, Men's health, Diabetes, minor surgery and travel Medicine. Most of all she enjoys establishing a good relationship with her patients and their families leading to provision of superior medical care.   

Dr Ajay Makal

Ajay did his basic Medical graduation and Post graduation in India. Moved to England in 2002 and worked in various hospitals for nearly 5 years and gained extensive knowledge in differnt aspects of Medicine before moving over to Auckland in 2007. Since then he has worked in different hospitals and finally moved into General Practice in 2010. He has done his primary membership exam in General Practice and is currently working toward gaining Fellowship. His main interests are in Mens Health, Paediatrics, Cardiovascular disease, Allergy, skin excision for moles. He believes in delivery of excellent healthcare by combining clinical knowledge and effective communication. 

Nursing Staff


Very experienced nurse in our team.  Pam trained in Hastings, with initial experience in Medical Nursing and later moved to Practice Nursing. Her skills include wound care and  dressings,  vaccination and nurse-led clinics in Diabetes and Asthma.


Qualified as a state registered nurse in 1983 in London. Specialised in Emergency Nursing, Well Woman's health, Family planning and Practice Nursing. At Byron Medical since 2009. Currently qualified and skilled in Asthma management, cardiovascular risk assessment, cervical smears and B4 school checks.

Practice Manager

Fiona Miller

After having run her own business successfully in the past Fiona joined Byron Medical over 5 years ago and is currently specialising in Administration side of the practice. She loves the business of General Practice. When she is not work she loves knitting, travelling and going out in the family old launch. 


Jo Ferguson

Joined Byron Medical about 3 years ago and loves working as a team. When she is not at work she would rather be out in the boat.