Dr Bridget Louie chose to become a GP 12 years ago because it offered a challenging, yet family-friendly career where she could make a positive difference in people’s lives.
The mother-of-three originally hails from Kerikeri, in the Bay of Islands,but has spent the past decade working at Chadwick Healthcare.
Bridget studied medicine at Otago University and holds postgraduate diplomas in child health, obstetrics and medical gynaecology. She is also a fellow of the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners.
She is particularly interested in children and women’s health, and enjoys meeting a variety of people in general practice. She regards it as a privilege to be involved in people’s medical care, andis known for her excellent listening skills and ability to empathise with patients.
Bridget also tries to reflect her Christian values through her medical practice, and is an active member of her local church. Her other interests include organic gardening and supporting her husband and children in their activities and endeavours.
Bridget works Mondays,Tuesdays and Fridays at Greerton