At Auckland Breast Centre we demonstrate a commitment to continuous improvement in the provision of our service through teamwork, and a desire to learn and embrace new technology. We strive to excel in the provision of emotional and physical care for our clients taking all aspects of their health care into account. Having to go through surgery of any kind is a daunting prospect so we treat each client with the utmost respect and dignity in a professional yet friendly manner.
Mike Baker has a special interest in breast imaging and intervention, and has been involved in mammography for nearly 20 years, including screening and diagnostic mammography. He came to New Zealand in 1978 from Zimbabwe, and since then has been involved in all aspects of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists. He is currently an examiner for the college.
Ashwin was born and brought up in Auckland and graduated from the Auckland School of Medicine. After he completed his plastic surgical training at Waikato and Middlemore Hospitals, he went overseas for further fellowship experience. On returning to Auckland, Ashwin based himself at Middlemore Hospital as a consultant plastic surgeon, but also operates at North Shore and Auckland City Hospitals on a regular basis and has recently started private practice on the North Shore.
Erica completed her advanced training scheme in general surgery in New Zealand, also working at the Tertiary Level Breast Cancer Clinic at St Vincent’s University Hospital, in Dublin. She is an active member of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Breast Section, is on the executive of the Auckland Breast Cancer Study Group, and with a special interest in lobular neoplasia, has published and presented in her field.