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Dr Sarah Prior

General Practitioner


MB ChB 2009 Otago; FRNZCGP 2017


Sarah was born and brought up in the Wairarapa, where her father, grandfather and great grandfather had been GPs in Masterton. After studying medicine through Otago University, she worked in Wellington and Queensland; then came to Taranaki after travelling for a year. She holds a diploma in Obstetrics and Medical Gynaecology, and has special interest in women’s and adolescent health, as well as minor surgery.

She and her husband Tim live in Westown with their American cocker spaniel Otto. She has loved her move to Taranaki, where she enjoys keeping fit doing various outdoor activities. She also enjoys travelling, knitting and the arts. Sarah is now a part owner of CAREfirst.

Registration Date

8 February 2011

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 Sarah Prior is available at the following service:

This service is available at the following location:

490 St Aubyn Street, Moturoa, New Plymouth