Bester Mckay Family Doctors
Primary Healthcare Service
We pride ourselves on working as a team to provide quality family medicine to individuals and families of all ages.
Our team is made up of 3 GPs (see details below under “General Practitioners”) and:
Practice Manager: Debbie Shirley
Practice Nurses : Gill McRae
Anna Davidson - Nurse Practitioner
Reception : Lorraine Priest
|Mon – Fri||8:00 AM – 5:00 PM|
Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.
Christmas: Open 23 Dec — 24 Dec. Closed 25 Dec — 26 Dec. Open 27 Dec. Closed 28 Dec — 29 Dec. Open 30 Dec — 31 Dec. Closed 1 Jan — 2 Jan. Open 3 Jan.
Preferred urgent care clinic out of hours: Invercargill After Hours Doctors.
Enrolling new patients
This practice is not currently enrolling new patients.
Adult and Child Medical Care
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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…More
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…More
Sometimes your doctor needs to take a sample of blood or urine either to discover what is wrong with you or to measure something in your blood so that the…More
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…More
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…More
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…More
All women who have ever been sexually active should have regular cervical smear tests every three years between the ages of 20 and 70. This includes women who have been…More
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…More
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This page was last updated at 9:19AM on September 4, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Bester Mckay Family Doctors.