Dr. Robert Winkler is a Consultant in Paediatrics and Paediatric Allergy and Immunology. He works as a Consultant at Wellington Hospital and also in Private Practice. He founded Childrensonlineclinic together with his wife Stephanie.
After finishing high school, Robert volunteered in a children’s hospital, and that was when he decided to study medicine.
During his time at university in Cologne, Germany, he realized he would love to specialize in paediatrics. As a paediatrician, he discovered his special interest in allergology and asthma.
Robert has worked in Germany, Switzerland, Spain, Australia, and the United Arabic Emirates. He now lives with his family in Wellington, New Zealand.
Robert is a consultant in paediatrics, paediatric allergy and immunology and works at Wellington Hospital and also in private practice. He is a noted national and international speaker and loves his role as instructor at Otago University, Wellington.
He is fascinated by different approaches to medicine in various countries and appreciates the value of distinctive cultures.
He believes in scientific methods; however, he is also open to alternative strategies.
He founded Childrensonlineclinic together with his physician wife, Stephanie, to offer medical advice and second opinion to a wider range of patients and to allow easier access to medical specialists to families who live in rural regions.
In his spare time, Robert likes to be outdoors - be it on a horse, in a canoe, or on a hiking trail.
He loves to explore New Zealand together with his wife and his 3 children and is fascinated by its incredible nature and diversity.
Apart from his passion for travel, he loves to read crime stories and has an interest in history and politics. Martial arts is one of his recent passions.