Ropata Medical Centre - 577 High Street, Lower Hutt

Opening Hours : Mon - Fri (7.30am - 10pm) Sat (8am - 6pm) Sun (9am - 6pm)
  Contact : (04) 920 0800


Dr. Johanna Heinau

Dr. Johanna Heinau joined Ropata Medical Centre in 2015.  She moved with her family from Germany to New Zealand in 2010.

Dr. Heinau attended medical school at Humboldt University in Berlin.  She has done research in Neuroscience and completed a dissertation at Humboldt University.  Dr. Heinau was enrolled in the General Medicine training programme in Germany.  She has worked in Christchurch Hospital before moving to Wellington in 2015.

Dr. Heinau enjoys continuity of care in general practice and has special interest in general medicine and youth health.

Dr. Johanna Heinau has qualifications from Humboldt University, Berlin, including:

  • German Staatsexamen
  • Dissertation

Dr. Heinau is a fellow of the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners (FRNZCGP)

Outside of work Johanna enjoys time with her husband and her three children, outdoor sports, gardening, cooking, as well as Wellington’s cultural life.