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. Sarah Painter

Dr. Painter is a general practitioner who has been enjoying looking after her patients and their families since she joined Ropata Medical Centre as a Registrar in 1999. She left Ropata in 2001 and returned as an Associate in 2008, and has been a Partner since 2011.  Sarah is passionate about patient continuity of care and enjoys all aspects of General Practice, including minor surgery and other procedures.  In her spare time, she enjoys keeping active with her family.

Dr. Painter has qualifications from the University of Otago and the UK, including:

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB)
  • Bachelor of Science (BSc).
  • Diploma of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (Dip O&G).

Dr. Painter is a Fellow of the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners (FRNZCGP).