Level 1, Compass Building, The Marina
Half Moon Bay
Phone: 09 534 5414
Fax: 09 534 6858
PO Box 54111, The Marina, Auckland, 2144
Send us a message using the form below. Please reserve the use of email for simple requests or inquiries. We regret we are unable to provide medical advice or opinion through the email service. We ask that requests for repeat prescriptions be made by telephone rather than email - one of our nurses will be happy to take your call. Similarly, please phone reception if you wish to make an appointment, rather than using the email service.
We are delighted to have a variety of other healthcare providers within the Compass Building. Together we are developing an increasing range of services.
Age Concern www.ageconcern.org.nz
Alzheimers Foundation www.alzheimers.org.nz
Arthritis Foundation www.arthritis.org.nz
Asthma Foundation www.asthmafoundation.org.nz
Asthma NZ www.asthma-nz.org.nz
Cancer Society www.cancernz.org.nz
Carer Support Group www.carers.net.nz
Continence Association www.continence.org.nz
Counties Manukau District Health Board www.cmdhb.org.nz
Depression - the John Kirwan website www.depression.org.nz
Diabetes Association of New Zealand www.diabetes.org.nz
Dilworth Hearing www.dilworth.co.nz
EastCare Accident & Medical Clinic www.eastcare.co.nz
East Health Trust www.easthealth.co.nz
Health Pages www.healthpages.co.nz
Kid's Health www.kidshealth.org.nz
Mental Health Foundation www.mentalhealth.org.nz
National Foundation for the Deaf www.nfd.org.nz
National Heart Foundation www.heartfoundation.org.nz
Parenting Skills www.raisingchildren.net.au
Parkinsons Society www.parkinsons.org.nz
Primary Options for Acute Care www.primaryoptions.co.nz
Retirement Villages www.retirementvillages.org.nz
St John Services www.stjohn.org.nz
Stroke Foundation www.stroke.org.nz
Support Groups and Other Resources www.everybody.co.nz
Unisports - Centre for Sports Medicine www.sportsmed.net.nz
Work and Income NZ www.workandincome.govt.nz
Richard Yu grew up in Botany and is a medical graduate of the University of Auckland. He had a varied medical career before obtaining his Fellowship in General Practice, including working at Whangarei Hospital as a medical registrar managing complex acute and chronic conditions.
Richard enjoys all aspects of General Practice and is committed to ongoing professional development. He has completed various dermatology related postgraduate qualifications, including a Diploma in General Dermatology (UK) with distinction and Advanced Certificates in Skin Cancer Medicine/Surgery and Dermoscopy, the most accurate way of diagnosing skin cancers. In extension from this work, Richard has established "Clinic Vis-à-Vis" within Marina Medical, to provide patients with a range of treatment options in medical and aesthetic dermatology. Check out clinicvisavis.co.nz for more information.
Richard also holds a Postgraduate Certificate in Mental Health from the University of Auckland, which he completed on a scholarship.
In his spare time Richard plays the viola and piano in the local orchestra and at his church. His other passions include history, board games, and badminton. Richard is married to Joyce, a community pharmacist working in Glendowie.
Richard is fluent in English and Mandarin and can understand some Cantonese and French.