Haan Doctors.

The doctors at Haan Health Medical Centre are well trained at providing their patients with a high level of service and medical care.
They work collaboratively with each other, the nursing and administration team and with the allied-health and specialists to provide a thorough approach to addressing the needs of their patients.
They are currently training two registrars and share interesting cases with them and each other to ensure that everyone learns from each other’s experience.


Dr. Sonu

Dr. Sonu Haikerwal is the co-owner and Principal General Practitioner at the Haan Health Medical Centre and enjoys offering thorough medicine to her patients. Sonu has a wealth of experience in health and general practice and is comfortable dealing with complex health problems
Dr. Haikerwal was a partner in a Practice is South West England and moved to Australia with her husband and sons to be closer to her husband’s family. Dr Sonu Haikerwal graduated from the prestigious AIIMS College in New Delhi, India and worked in both Australia and UK before completing her Physicians training in London and obtaining her MRCP.
Dr. Haikerwal completed training and further qualifications in Obstetrics and Gynaecology gaining her DRCOG, she also completed training in Family Planning. As Dr. Sonu enjoys all aspects of health so she decided to train as a General Practitioner completing her MRCGP from London and upon returning to Australia gained her FRACGP.
Sonu has also been trained as a Classical Dancer with qualifications in Bharatnatyam, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two boys.

Dr. Marianne Botha

I love everything about general practice. I qualified as a medical doctor in 1990 from the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa. After working in a hospital for 1 year I decided to go into general practice, and owned my own solo practice in a small town. I was the only doctor in town for 15 years so I got a lot of experience over the years in all areas. After selling the surgery, we moved to a city where I was part of a group practice for 2 years. During this time, I also assisted surgeons during major operations.

My husband and I, with our 2 sons, immigrated to Australia in 2008. I immediately started working as GP in a big medical centre and passed my fellowship exam (FRACGP) in 2010. It is really difficult to choose my favourite part of General practice because I love working with people from all age groups. Female health, paediatric medicine, skin checks and small surgical procedures are special interests.

In my free time, I like spending quality time with my husband and sons.

I keep fit and healthy by running regularly.

Dr. Farrukh Zia

I really enjoy being a part of the HAAN family, a family with a mission to make a change. I graduated from Pakistan and then after my initial training I went to the UK and settled there, spent a couple of years in New Zealand and then finally moving to Australia and started at Ayr Hospital which provided me with a lot of opportunities to learn and polish my skills. I have worked in different specialities and sub specialities over the years and finally decided to settle in General Practice. My special interests are in Men’s Health, Skin Cancer detection and removal and I also enjoy Cosmetic Medicine. I also perform vasectomies and circumcisions.

In my free time I do like travelling and photography.

Dr. Kat Mclean

After a number of years working in various general practices around New Zealand and the Gold Coast Dr Kat has found a new home at Haan Health in Broadbeach.

Her special interests include: Womens and Children’s health, Antenatal and postnatal care, Sexual health and contraception, Family Planning, Fertility Assessment, Chronic Disease Management, Lifestyle coaching, Preventative Medicine, Indigenous Health and Maori Health

Haan Health is a supporting and welcoming environment treating all people equally and seeing health care as a lifelong partnership between patient and Doctor.

Dr Mclean was born and raised in rural New Zealand and studied Medicine at the University of Otago and graduated in 2003. She has worked in diverse range of settings and enjoys all aspects of General Practice. She is also a member of the AMA.

Dr. Liesel Whyte

I am delighted to be part of the Haan Health team, and to live and work in the beautiful Broadbeach.

My approach is holistic and patient centred, with a focus on patient oriented goals. I strive to understand my patients’ health challenges through comprehensive and detailed consultations, and then I work with my patients to optimise their health outcomes and their quality of life. My special interests include adolescent and women’s health, prevention of disease, and healthy aging of the mind and body.

I graduated from the University of Sydney Medical School. Prior to this I had completed a Bachelor of Science, majoring in Psychology, at UNSW. I worked in ED at Lismore Base Hospital for 10 years. I really enjoyed the fast paced work but I was forever trying to follow up my patients progress and decided to train in General Practice. For five years I worked in ED and as a GP and found this to be very satisfying, both personally and professionally.

Outside the practice, I am a mother of 2 grown up daughters, and I love to cook, catch up with friends, and practice pilates.

Dr. Nicole Lehmann (Niki)

Hi – I am Niki and love being a part of the Haan Health family. My approach is thorough and comprehensive care – everything that Haan stands for. I love working with patients of all ages and walks of life to help them achieve their health goals.

I graduated as an MD from Griffith University in 2014 and has since been committed to providing the local community with dedicated medical care in all aspects of General Practice.

My areas of interest include – skin checks, women’s health, antenatal shared care, family medicine, child and adolescent health, aged care, chronic disease management and palliative care.

Dr. Donald Hanson

Hi, I’m Don and I’m pleased to be joining the team here at Haan in Broadbeach. I worked in general practice, paediatrics, emergency medicine and pre-hospital emergency medicine in Scotland after graduating from the University of Aberdeen in 2008.

I moved to the Gold Coast in 2016 with my wife and dog and have been practicing as a GP in Australia since. I have a special interest in men’s health, chronic disease management, emergency medicine and paediatrics. I worked at both the Glasgow 2014 and Gold Coast Commonwealth Games as an athlete’s doctor on the field of play which were amazing experiences.

I look forward to being able to play my part in helping patients achieve their health goals and either maintain or indeed improve their quality of life by providing thorough and comprehensive care.

Dr. Jeremy Wright

Hi, I’m Jeremy – one of the GP’s here at Haan Health in Upper Coomera. I choose to work with Haan Health as they encourage me to practice comprehensive and non-judgemental medicine in a supportive setting. I’m allocated sufficient time with my patients do a thorough assessment, consider all differential diagnoses and properly explain the diagnosis and management plan.

I’m committed to Haan’s philosophy of individualised approach, to start with treating disease and progress to optimising aspects of good health. I think one of my strengths is my ability to help patients understand their health, I encourage lifestyle strategies to prevent illness and explain what to expect from different treatments and the recovery process.

I studied medicine at Uni of QLD. Most of my experience is as a hospital doctor in a variety of specialty fields. I have special interests in chronic pain management, sleep and respiratory medicine and lifestyle medicine.

In my spare time I like rock climbing, surfing and anything outdoors. I have a strong belief that doctors should practice what we preach so this year I’ve made a new goal to run the gold coast marathon.

Dr. Clare Graham

I am so proud to be a part of the Haan Health family. I believe that comprehensive and holistic care is the future of General Practice. My interest is in all aspects of General Practice and the best part of my job is getting to know my patients so we can work as a team to achieve their health goals.

I was awarded with my Doctor of Medicine Degree from University of Melbourne in 2014 and I am currently completing fellowship with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. I am proud to be supported and mentored by the excellent senior doctors at Haan Health. After my journey through medical school and hospital training I know I have found my passion in General Practice. I couldn’t be luckier to be back on the Gold Coast enjoying all it has to offer with my young family while working in the profession that I love.

Dr. Debbie Bassett

It is an honour to be welcomed into the family of Haan doctors.

Haan maintains a valued reputation for exceptional patient care and excellent medical practice. This is the model of care to which I aspire.

I love people. My greatest joy is helping people to achieve their health goals. I enjoy all aspects of General Practice and I particularly value a holistic approach to health and wellbeing.

I am a mature-aged mother with two grown children and have been married for 30 years. I raised my family before returning to university to complete my studies in Biomedical Science (in Melbourne) and Medicine (on the Gold Coast).

In my free time, I’m somewhere outdoors in the gorgeous Gold Coast, spending time with family and friends.

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