MB BCh 1982 Ain Shams; FRNZCGP 2012


Born in Cairo, Olfat trained in Egypt, obtaining a Masters degree of General Dermatology before emigrating to New Zealand in 2000.  Before obtaining her Fellowship of the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners in 2009, Olfat obtained six years extensive experience working under different specialities in general hospitals.

Skin, paediatrics (children) and women’s health are among her particular general practice interests.

Olfat is married and has an adult son and daughter.  She enjoys jewellery craft and spending time with her family.

Olfat speaks English and Arabic.


Female / Wāhine

Registration Date

22 October 2003

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 Olfat Hefzallah is available at the following service:

This service is available at the following location:

Northcare, 5 Home Place, Rosedale, Auckland