Meet the Team

We are an Auckland-based experienced team of skin care practitioners dedicated to the prevention, early detection and treatment of skin cancer.

Dr Maria DS Reeves,
Claris Group Founder

Originally from Colombia, Maria is a UK-trained doctor. She decided to focus on skin cancer education, detection and treatment.

Maria founded Claris Group with the vision of giving New Zealanders access to high-quality services by expert skin cancer specialists.

Our Surgeons

Dr Maria DS Reeves

Dermoscopist and Dermatological Skin Cancer Surgeon. MBcHB; Dip. Skin Cancer Medicine & Surgery. Advance Skin Cancer Surgery. Cert. Dermoscopy

Originally from Colombia, Maria is a UK-trained doctor with a background in general surgery. She decided to focus on skin cancer education, detection and treatment, and holds a diploma in skin cancer surgery and certification in dermoscopy.

Dr Alessandra Canal

Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgeon.

Alessandra is a highly experienced surgeon offering an extensive range of plastic, reconstructive, skin cancer and hand surgical procedures. She trained in New Zealand and has worked extensively in public and private sectors, both locally and internationally.

Dr Heather Le Cocq

Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgeon

Heather is a UK-trained plastic surgeon who now lives and works in New Zealand. Her training has taken her to London, Yorkshire, Birmingham, Hamilton and Auckland. She has spent many years operating on patients with skin cancer, finding it an interesting and evolving practice of medicine.

Get in Touch with Us

Contact Us

We're not around right now. But you can send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.