Khalid Ghanima (BPharm)

Integrative Pharmacist

Store Owner and Director, Khalid has a Bachelor of Pharmacy and extensive knowledge on natural healthcare and the wide range of practitioner-only and other herbal and nutritional supplements available at the Urban Herbalist store. Come into the store for individualised advice or to discuss any health concerns with Khalid.


Joanna Vinsen (BNatMed, HbT, NMHNZ)

Naturopath & Medical Herbalist 

Joanna is our Registered Naturopath and Medical Herbalist with a special interest in gut and mood disorders, particularly anxiety and depression. Joanna is also trained in Homeobotanical therapy & Colour therapy. Joanna is in store on Sundays and is available for online consultations via our booking system.


Tanvi Oza (MNutr


Tanvi Oza is a passionate Nutritionist who practices what she preaches. Tanvi has completed her Master of Science in Nutrition from Huntington College of Health Sciences (USA) with top honours. She has also completed a post-graduate Diploma of Business (Level 8) from UUNZ Institute of Business (Auckland) in association with USQ (Australia). Tanvi is available instore on Fridays and Saturdays and is also available for one on one consultations. To book an appointment for a nutritional consultation you can contact Tanvi on 0212466577 or email her on


Dorothy Waide  

Dorothy Waide is a Karitane Mothercraft nurse and one of New Zealand’s most sought-after baby sleep consultants. With over 30 years’ experience in post-partum care and child management, Dorothy qualified as a Karitane Mothercraft nurse in New Zealand in 1973, and has a background in hospital care for maternity and children’s wards, daycares and in-home 24 hour 7 days a week care.

We highly recommend Dorothy for any issues related to your baby. To learn more about Dorothy and to book a consultation with her, simple click here to visit her page.