Travel Doctor

  • The Travel Doctor clinic is now up and running at Bethlehem Medical Centre.  We have Dr Iona Bailey and Mary-Anne Johnson offering this specialty service.    The Travel Doctor was established in New Zealand in 1996, and is one of the largest individual suppliers of travel medicine services in the world offering consistent high quality services in the discipline of travel and tropical medicine. The goal of The Travel Doctor is to promote safe and healthy travel by providing  up  to  date international health advice and medical services to those intending  to travel abroad.  Specialty post-graduate qualifications  in  travel and tropical medicine ensure Travel Doctor  will provide the best knowledge in all aspects of travel medicine and healthcare. For more information visit  or phone the surgery on 07 5764883.

  • Dr Iona Bailey
  • Qualifications: MBChB (Aberdeen); FRNZCGP; PGDipTravMed (Otago); Approved Yellow Fever Vaccinator
    Work experience: Hospital, GP (over 30 yrs), ACC Impairment assessor, sexual abuse (DSAC) examiner, travel medicine since 1998
    Research: Sea kayaking incidents in NZ 1993-2005
    Travel experience: Europe, North America, Mexico, Australia, India, South East Asia. Keen interest in outdoor activities, especially sea kayaking and hiking.

  • Mary-Anne Johnson
  • Qualifications: NZRGN; Independent Offsite Vaccinator; PGTravMed paper (Otago)
    Work experience: GP (over 10 years), Travel medicine since 2007
    Travel experience: South America, Asia, Europe, Australia,USA