The team

CLINICAL TEAM

General Practitioner

Dr. Mark Wang

MBChB (Auck), PGCert Women’s Health

Dr. Mark Wang graduated from the University of Auckland in 2018 and is pursuing a fellowship in General Practice and has completed post-graduate training in Women’s Health. Dr. Mark is interested in General Practice and is keen to pursue further training in skin conditions to supplement his postgraduate research in skin cancers.

In his spare time, Dr. Mark enjoys DIY around the house, cooking up new recipes and perfecting his swings at the golf range.

Dr. Mark speaks fluent English and Mandarin.

Days Available:

Mondays to Fridays 8AM to 5PM (last appointment 4.30PM)

Dr. Mark is currently accepting New Patients.

General Practitioner

Dr. Daniel Kim

MBChB(Auck)

Dr. Daniel Kim is a local graduate from the University of Auckland and has worked across Auckland district health boards, primarily in North Shore and Waitakere Hospital.

Currently Dr. Daniel is pursuing a fellowship in General Practice and has special interest in skin minor surgeries and aesthetics medicine.

Dr Daniel enjoys the diverse exposure General Practice has to offer and believes in continuity of care.

Outside of work, he loves spending time with his family, especially his cute nephew, and you could find Dr Daniel showing off his skills around the local tennis courts!

Dr Daniel speaks fluent English and Korean.

Days Available:

Tuesdays to Fridays 8AM to 5PM (last appointment 4.30PM)

Dr. Daniel is currently accepting New Patients.

General Practitioner

DR. MARYANNE TING

MBChB (Auck), PGDip Paediatrics

Dr. Maryanne is a fourth generation Chinese New Zealander who graduated from the University of Auckland in 2014. Since then, she has worked across the Auckland district health boards and completed a post-graduate diploma in Paediatrics and now has returned after working in general practice in Waikanae.

Currently Dr. Maryanne is completing her fellowship training in General Practice and has a special interest in Paediatrics and Women’s health.

She enjoys developing long-term relationships as well as the variety and opportunities to give back to the community that general practice allows. Outside of work, she enjoys cooking, crafts, walks, bird watching, travel, movies and most of all, spending time with family and friends.

Days Available:

Mondays 8AM to 5PM (last appointment 4.30PM)
Fridays 8AM to 5PM (last appointment 4.30PM)

Extended Personal Leave.
Dr Maryanne is currently not accepting any new patients.

Co-Founder & Clinical Director

Dr. Balwin Jassal

MBChB (Auck), FRNZCGP, Advanced Cert in Dermatoscopy & Skin Cancer Medicine (SCCA)

Dr. Balwin Jassal is the Co-Founder and Clinical Director of Northpoint Medical & Skin Centre.

Dr. Balwin is a Fellow of The Royal New Zealand College of General practitioners.

Dr. Balwin Jassal graduated from the University of Auckland’s School of Medicine in 2009.

He completed his medical internship with Waitemata District Health Board working at North Shore and Waitakere Hospital with varied specialties.

Between 2011 & 2012, he worked as a surgical registrar in various surgical subspecialties at Auckland City Hospital. During this time, he developed a keen interest in Skin Cancer Management.

He subsequently joined a private practice in 2013 and had worked in several Private Practices and Accident & Medical Centres around Auckland. Dr. Jassal brings a friendly and informal approach to consultations and enjoys practicing across the breadth of general practice. He has a keen special interest in Skin Cancer Medicine, and has been active in this field since 2013.

Having completed post-graduate training in Skin Cancer Management, Treatment and achieving Advance Certificates, he is highly trained in the diagnosis with digital dermoscopy. He has completed >1000 surgical procedures and is able to perform advanced techniques such as skin flaps and grafts and is Accredited by the Skin Cancer College of Australasia.

Medicine has been his lifelong passion. He strongly believes in a “Holistic” approach with his patients.

Dr. Jassal lives locally with his wife Yasmin. Outside of work, he loves taking long walks at the beach with his dogs Bo & Cujo and spending quality time with family and friends. He also enjoys travelling, sports, and trying cuisines from different parts of the world.

Dr. Balwin is currently only accepting Skin Consultations.

NURSE PRACTITIONER

MANPREET KAUR

BHSc, PGDip Health Sciences, Master of Nursing

Manpreet completed her nursing degree in 2008 in India and immigrated to New Zealand in 2009. Her early nursing years were spent working in aged care as a Registered Nurse in various centres in New Zealand. Post her training, clinical education and postgraduate certification, Manpreet is an endorsed Nurse Practitioner.

Manpreet specializes in older adults and primary care.

Aside from working with us here at Northpoint Medical & Skin Centre, Manpreet runs independent clinics in residential aged care facilities in Auckland. Manpreet is a passionate Nurse Practitioner and strongly believes in patient centred care which emulates our ethos in Northpoint Medical.

Manpreet lives locally with her family. Outside of work, Manpreet enjoys spending quality time with her family and friends. She’s a foodie at heart and loves to explore various cuisines!

Manpreet is fluent in English, Punjabi and Hindi.

Currently on Study Leave.

Practice Nurse

Yoshie Hasegawa

Yoshie immigrated to NZ in 2009 after working as a nurse in Japan for 3 years.  She continued her studies here in NZ and has a postgraduate in Health Science from the University of Auckland.

Yoshie’s primary experience has been from working in district hospitals in NZ in various medical wards and looking after gastroenterology patients.

Yoshie has special interest in management of long-term medical conditions and wholesome health promotion and a strong advocate for immunisation.

Outside of work, Yoshie is a busy mum with an active young boy.

Yoshie speaks fluent English and Japanese.

Practice Nurse

Jenna Rees

Jenna is in her second year of practice as a Registered Nurse. Having graduated from Massey University in 2021 with a Bachelors of Nursing.

Jenna completed her first year of practice in Waikato Hospital general surgical theatre, where she learnt a lot about patient care but grew to want more patient interaction and to build long standing therapeutic relationships with her patients.

Jenna is passionate about youth’s access and engagement with healthcare, as well as patient education especially post-operative care. Jenna strives to provide all patient care with an easy going attitude and a smile.

Outside of work Jenna can be found reading, watching movies, or baking. She also has a strong appreciation for art, especially tattoos.

Physiotherapist

Nicole Kwan

Nicole is a musculoskeletal physiotherapist and clinical Pilates instructor.

She graduated from the University of Otago with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPhty) and is currently pursuing her Postgraduate Certificate in Western Acupuncture (PGCert Acup) with AUT.

Nicole believes in whole-body wellness and the importance of maintaining our physical body. She achieves her approach with a combination of Neurokinetic Therapy, Acupuncture, Pilates and hands-on Physiotherapy. Nicole is currently one of the only two Neurokinetic Therapy Practitioner based in North Shore, Auckland.

She has various certifications in different Pilates equipment and pre & post-natal care. Some of her other qualifications include being a SFMA, Mulligan concepts, and Mckenzie technique practitioner. She also has experience working with sports teams, acute hospital care, orthopedic, and senior person rehabilitation care.

Nicole’s approach to physiotherapy allows her to work well with chronic conditions, motor control issues, dysfunctional movement patterns and injury prevention. She also has a special interest in jaw (TMJ) dysfunctions and its effect on the whole body.

During her free time, Nicole enjoys travelling, reading a book, and eating good food.

To find out more and to book a consult please visit Nicole’s website.

Pharmacy

Library Lane Pharmacy

Library Lane Pharmacy is your friendly community pharmacy right next door to Northpoint Medical & Skin Centre!

Come on in for all your pharmacy services or get your over-the-counter/prescription medication from their professional and friendly staff.

They are here to give you the helpful advice you need for all your medicines/health issues.

They offer a wide range of medication/supplements, cosmetics, and gifts. They are also a New Zealand Post Agent.

They provide all of New Zealand Post mailing services for domestic and international services in-store.

Medical Receptionist

Charlotte McIvor

Charlotte is our Full Time Medical Receptionist and previously worked in the service industry.

Charlotte is passionate in people communication and interaction which is a plus from her previous work experience.

In her spare time you will find Charlotte at car meets or spending some quality time with her friends.

Medical Receptionist

Tagan Jacobs

Tagan is our new Full Time Medical Receptionist.

Tagan previously worked in Early Childhood Education and decided it was time to move onto the next chapter of life, venturing into admin.

As an ex-dancer who sustained a back injury, she has a passion for helping people in need and being there for her community.

In her spare time she enjoys going to the beach, reading and spending time with family and friends.

Practice Manager

Ann Cudillo

Ann has been a steadfast member at Northpoint Medical & Skin Centre for the past 5 years and has now taken over as the Practice Manager.

Ann ensures that Northpoint Medical & Skin Centre patients are the number one priority. Ann is dedicated in ensuring our patients receive the highest level of medical care and treatment support.

She is approachable, loves to interact with people, and have a good laugh.

In her spare time, Ann loves to spend time with her beautiful family and her guilty pleasures are watching suspense/thriller movies or TV series!

Founder and Managing Director

Yasmin Parmar

Yasmin Parmar is the Co – Founder and Managing Director of Northpoint Medical & Skin Centre.​

Yasmin is a qualified professional accountant who has worked as an auditor and in numerous positions within Multi Nationals Companies with over 12 years of experience. Yasmin brings with her a wealth of knowledge and experience in management.

Yasmin lives locally with her husband, Dr. Balwin Jassal. Outside of work, she loves taking long walks at the beach with her dogs Bo & Cujo and spending quality time with family and friends. She is an avid reader, traveler, and foodie.