The Team




Alayne Rees, Nurse of Marina Plastic Surgery NZ

Alayne Rees


Alayne is a Registered Nurse with a Batchelor’s Degree in Nursing. She trained at Middlemore Hospital and has worked in a wide variety of positions such as Intensive Care, Post anaesthetic care, Coronary care but has specialised in Operating Room Nursing/surgical assisting and post-operative care for the past 25 years.

Alayne has a special interest in Plastic surgery both Cosmetic and Reconstructive, with a current emphasis on skin cancer treatment and reconstruction. She has been working as the Theatre manager at Marina Specialists theatre at Half Moon Bay Marina for the past nine years.

In her spare time, she enjoys off-road 4×4 driving, vintage and sports cars, reading, travelling and spending time with her family and friends

Mariane Moheney - Nurse of Martin Rees' Cosmetic Surgery NZ

Marianne Mahoney


Marianne is a Registered nurse born and raised in Christchurch where she did her nursing training which included General Surgery, Orthopaedics, General Medicine, Rheumatology and Intensive Care. She moved to Auckland in the late 1980’s working extensively in Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery. A large part of her experience was at Middlemore Hospital Plus Surgery Department as a Theatre nurse and for the past 8 years, she has been one of the two nurses running the Marina Specialists operating theatre at Half Moon Bay Marina assisting with surgery and providing post-operative nursing care.

Due to her broad range of nursing experience and knowledge, she is able to provide high quality individualized post-operative care and positively support her patients through their surgical journey.

Marianne is married, enjoys cooking, badminton and managing her teenage daughter’s hockey team.

Mariane Moheney - Nurse of Martin Rees' Cosmetic Surgery NZ

Jodie West


Jodie is a State Registered nurse with a Bachelor of Health Science degree. She trained at Middlemore Hospital then spent a year at Mercy Hospital doing Orthopaedic nursing before transferring to Ormiston Hospital where she has worked in theatre and the surgical wards. She has cared for a lot of Plastic Surgery patients especially those requiring skin grafts. Jodie started working for the Plastic Surgeons at Marina Plastic surgery this year (2021).

She has a cheerful personality and enjoys helping patients through surgery and their post-operative care.

 She has two young children who keep her busy in her ‘non-work’ time. She enjoys keeping fit by walking and running local tracks.

Mariane Moheney - Nurse of Martin Rees' Cosmetic Surgery NZ

Lee-Ann Masters

Receptionist / Clinic Manager

Lee-Ann is both our receptionist and clinic manager for Marina Specialists. Hers is the friendly voice you hear when phoning for an appointment. She is very experienced in dealing with people and their medical problems as she has worked in Medical administration and Personal Assistant roles for over 21 years. She manages the practices of the three Plastic surgeons and 5 other specialists who practice at Marina Specialists. She enjoys helping our patients through the process of consultation / surgery / aftercare being very efficient at what she does.

She prides herself in building and maintaining a happy rapport with our patients and the surgeons/specialists.

Lee-Ann is married, lives locally and in her non-work life she loves gardening, travelling and enjoying the company of her two adult children and special friends.

Mariane Moheney - Nurse of Martin Rees' Cosmetic Surgery NZ

Christine Clarke


Christine, her husband and family, emigrated from South Africa to NZ in 1999, settling in Howick.

She did her nursing training in South Africa, becoming an Occupational Health nurse. In NZ she has worked as a Practice Nurse and a School Nurse then had a change of emphasis working in customer service and accounting/book-keeping. Christine joined the Marina Specialist’s Team as a Receptionist in July 2021.

She spends her non-work time with family and friends and loves taking her dogs for long walks

Mariane Moheney - Nurse of Martin Rees' Cosmetic Surgery NZ

Rebecca Timmins

Medical Typist

Rebecca is a Medical Typist with many years’ experience in administration, which she greatly enjoys. She has previously typed for our dermatologists at Marina Specialists and now types for Martin Rees, Plastic surgeon. Rebecca has several other roles, being receptionist for Marina Physio and relief receptionist at Pakuranga and Beachlands Physio as required.

Rebecca is married with two daughters, and she has a ginger tabby cat so there is never a dull moment at her house! In her spare time Rebecca likes walking, reading, gardening and photography.