MB ChB 1990 Bristol; FRNZCGP 2006


Originally from London, Lucy studied medicine at Cambridge and Bristol Universities.  Afterworking in Bristol, she worked at Taranaki Base Hospital, where she met her husband Dr Geoff Tvrdeich.  Lucy has post-graduate Diplomas in Child Health, Obstetrics and Gynaecology and did her GP training in the UK.  She sat the final exam for her Diploma in  Practical Dermatology in the UK and passed with distinction. She is a Medical  Educator for the RNZCGP and runs the GP training program.  She and Geoff have 3 children. Lucy also works part time as Medical Advisor for the Medical Protection Society.

Registration Date

5 December 1991

Vocationally Registered

Yes (What's this?)

A "Vocationally Registered" doctor has qualifications and experience that allow them to be registered as a specialist in a particular scope of practice e.g. General Practice, Urgent Care. These doctors can work independently in New Zealand.

To learn more about different scopes of practice and types of registration visit the Medical Council of New Zealand website.

Contact Details

Dr Lucy Gibberd is available at the following service:

This service is available at the following location:

Carefirst, 99 Tukapa Street, Westown, New Plymouth

8:30 AM to 5:30 PM.