Dr. Zuzana Wheeler
Experience and Special Interests
Mental health and wellbeing
Family and children
Early life care for babies & parents
Taming unhelpful habits
Prevention and treatment of chronic diseases
Type 2 diabetes
High blood pressure
Healthy sexual functioning and fertility
Dr. Zuzana Wheeler moved to New Zealand from Slovakia 18 years ago. She then went on to graduate in medicine from the University of Otago in 2009. Since then she has been practicing as a doctor in both New Zealand and Australia.
Through these many years of experience she has gained insight into the world of health and medicine. She believes in aiming for wellbeing, rather than he absence of disease alone.
Dr. Zuzana has two principle believes that guides her practice In order to really solve a problem, one needs to find what causes it, as well as what drives it, and effectively address both. We are complex beings. Our complexity reaches far beyond our biology. In order to truly thrive, we need to attend to our physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs.
Dr. Zuzana is also very passionate about the power and role the mind and body have in healing and often looks outside of the box when approaching her client's cases, particularly those with chronic health issues.
She is focused on improving her clients innate ability to tackle whatever made them seek her help and strives to strengthen the body and mind with nutrition, activity and a person’s environment as well as using tools from her psychiatry training. All this is to help her clients have the best chance to fight and perform to their full potential and uses her medical, mental health and coaching background as well as collaboration with other health and wellness professionals to ensure the best outcome possible!
Dr. Zuzana is a compassionate, patient-centred, holistic, evidence-based and solution-focused health care professional who is excited to carry on her wonderful work here at Flourish Health Emporium! Learn more about her work at www.ziviohealth.com
Neuroprotective Developmental Care Accreditation
Lifestyle Medicine Physician - International Board of Lifestyle Medicine
MBCHB - University of Otago
Diploma in Pharmaceutical Science and Technology - SZS Banska Bystrica, Slovakia