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Aurora Health Centre strives to provide accessible, quality healthcare in partnership with our patients. We provide a comprehensive range of services in a professional caring manner to all.

 

Staff
Our team is made up of 10 GPs (see details below under “General Practitioners”) and:

Practice Manager: Sharon Smith

Nursing Staff: Karyn Grellett, Sue Hewitt, Mary McLean, Dianje Strang and Stacey Ellis

Receptionist:  Karen, Wendy S, Wendy R,  Gill and Debbie

General Practitioners

Hours

Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 5:30 PM

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Preferred urgent care clinic out of hours: Dunedin Urgent Doctors & Accident Centre.

Enrolling new patients

No

This practice is not currently enrolling new patients.

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Languages Spoken

English

Fees

Enrolled Patient Fees

Under 14 yearsFree
14-17 years$28
18-24 years$40
25-44 years$40
45-64 years$40
65+ years$40

Consultation times are 15 minutes. If more time is needed, e.g. for drivers licence medical examination or insurance, extra is charged as below:

ACC surcharge  $31
Full medical or 2nd opinion (double appointment) $105
Divers licence - vocational $100
Repeat prescriptions, letters & forms (collected or fax) $16
Minor surgery costs $210-$250 (depending on time and material used)

Services

Adult and Child Medical Care

Your GP's surgery is far more than a place to go when you are feeling unwell and needing a quick cure. The doctor who sees you has gone through an…

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Minor Surgery

Minor surgery is commonly provided in primary care practices, providing fast, competent removal and biopsies of skin lesions. Other services include cosmetic work such as removal of benign moles and…

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Repeat Prescriptions

Each GP surgery or primary care practice will have its own procedure for repeat prescribing but the following rules are common to most, if not all. Patients who are well-known…

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Liquid Nitrogen

Liquid nitrogen is a fast, effective treatment provided in many practices to treat viral warts, sun damaged skin, skin tags and many benign cosmetic lesions. It comes in a container…

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IUCD Insertion

An Intrauterine Contraceptive Device (IUCD) is inserted into a woman’s uterus to prevent pregnancy. Depending on the type of device, it will need to be changed after between three and…

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Immunisation

Immunisations are provided at all primary care practices and are one of the most important services they provide. Immunisation has led to the decline of many lethal diseases including meningococcal…

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Cervical Screening

All women who have ever been sexually active should have regular cervical smear tests every three years between the ages of 25 and 69. This includes women who have been…

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Travel Advice / Immunisations

Another service offered to you at your GP surgery (primary care practice) is advice and immunisation before you go to another country. While you are likely to have the immunisations…

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

All New Zealand children are entitled to 11 free health checks from birth to three years. The checks aim to ensure that children are growing and developing as well as…

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ECG

An ECG is a recording of your heart's electrical activity. Electrode patches are attached to your skin to measure the electrical impulses given off by your heart. The result is…

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Patient Portal

A patient portal is a secure online tool provided by GP practices that can allow convenient access to your health information as well as interaction with the practice e.g. booking…

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70 Macandrew Road
South Dunedin
Dunedin 9012

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70 Macandrew Road
South Dunedin
Dunedin 9012

This page was last updated at 2:03PM on February 18, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Aurora Health Centre.