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Kelston Medical Centre

Primary Healthcare Service

Description

Welcome to Kelston Medical Centre

Kelston Medical is a friendly place where patients feel at home. Our philosophy is to offer medical care which is personal and of high quality, irrespective of race, age, sex or religion.

We strive to achieve the best patient health by using a collaborative approach between the patient and health professional.

This includes appropriate chronic disease education on health conditions and medications, along with relevant lifestyle coaching and support.  We want to empower patients to manage their own health alongside the support of the Doctor and Nurse.

Facilities include disabled parking and access, on site pharmacy. Additional services include an onsite physiotherapist, midwife and psychotherapist.

General Practitioners

Hours

Mon – Fri 8:00 AM – 5:30 PM

For urgent after hours medical treatment call 111 or go to Waitakere Hospital Emergency Department on Lincoln Road, Henderson open each day until 10 pm.

Alternatively, contact  Westcare White Cross 2140 Great North Rd, New Lynn phone (09) 828 8912 - which provides after hours medical care till 10pm or Westcare White Cross Henderson 131 Lincoln Road, Henderson (09) 836 3336 open 24/7

If you need to attend the Urgent Doctors Centre, please ask for a copy of the medical notes from your visit to be sent to us at the Kelston Medical Centre.

For after hours telephone advice on health care, you can also ring the national Health Line on 0800 611 116 for a free telephone call to a registered nurse.

Books

Open

This practice is taking on new patients.

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Spanish
  • Mandarin

Fees

Enrolled Patient Fees

Under 6 yrsFree
6-17 yrs$11.50
18-24 yrs$17.50
25-44 yrs$17.50
45-64 yrs$17.50
65+ yrs$17.50

ACC Surcharges apply

Please note that non-enrolled and non resident patients fees range from $21 to $60

Appointments are scheduled at a maximum of 15 minutes.

Double appointments may be requested at additional cost - we appreciate your consideration of others waiting by booking the extra time if you need it.

Services

Adult and Child Medical Care

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Minor Accident Care

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Minor Surgery

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Repeat Prescriptions

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Lab Results

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Liquid Nitrogen

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Immunisations

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Cervical Smears

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ECG

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Spirometry

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Travel Advice / Immunisations

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Immigration Medicals

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Well Child/Tamariki Ora Health Checks – Birth to Three Years

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Contact Details

8 Archibald Road
Kelston
Waitakere 0602

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Street Address

8 Archibald Road
Kelston
Waitakere 0602

Postal Address

8 Archibald Road
Kelston
Waitakere 0602

This page was last updated at 12:10PM on November 5, 2014. This information is reviewed and edited by Kelston Medical Centre.