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Dr Lina Yangot


Qualifications: MD, BSMT
Location: West and South

Speaks: Filipino and English

Lina is a GP based at The Fono West (Henderson) and The Fono South (Manurewa) clinics. She trained and worked as a doctor in both public and private hospitals, and as a rural general practitioner in the Philippines. She started working as a GP in New Zealand when she joined a rural practice in Waikato. She was then accepted into the GP Education Programme (GPEP) with the RNZCGP. She was assigned at our Henderson clinic on her second attachment and has been working with us since. She has special medical interests in children’s health and equitable access to healthcare, and speaks both Filipino and English.