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Invercargill Medical Centre

Primary Healthcare Service

Today

8:30 AM to 5:30 PM.

Description

We were formed by the amalgamation of 8 practices, previously independent practices who all moved into a single purpose built facility now known as Invercargill Medical Centre.

 

Staff

Our team is made up of 8 GPs (see details below under “General Practitioners”) and:

Practice Manager: Ariana Duthie

2 Nurse Practitioners: Rebecca Grant & Sheryl Eden

Nursing Staff: 10

Clinical Assistant: 1

Reception Staff: 10

General Practitioners

Hours

8:30 AM to 5:30 PM.

Mon 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Tue 8:30 AM – 8:00 PM
Wed 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Thu 8:30 AM – 8:00 PM
Fri 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Preferred urgent care clinic out of hours: Invercargill After Hours Doctors.

Enrolling new patients

Yes

This practice is enrolling new patients.

Due to recent changes to our staffing numbers we are only accepting enrolments for patients from out of the region who do not have…

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Wheelchair Access

Yes

Languages Spoken

English, Norwegian, Spanish, French, Hebrew

Fees

Enrolled Patient Fees

Under 14 yearsFree
14-17 years$12.50
18-24 years$18.50
25-44 years$18.50
45-64 years$18.50
65+ years$18.50

All new fees effective as of 01 December 2018.

Services

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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Cervical Screening

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…

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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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Spirometry

Spirometry is a tool that measures how effectively your lungs are working. It is able to show how much air lungs are able to hold (their volume) and how much…

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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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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 Accident Care

Primary care practices offer a range of services and are able to deal with most minor accident care. If they are not able to deal with an injury they will…

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Lab Results

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…

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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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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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160 Don Street
Invercargill 9810

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160 Don Street
Invercargill 9810

This page was last updated at 10:06AM on August 28, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Invercargill Medical Centre.