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Kawakawa Medical Centre

Primary Healthcare Service


8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.


The Kawakawa Medical Centre is a part of the Ngāti Hine Health Trust.

The Ngāti Hine Health Trust (NHHT) is a Māori Health Provider that delivers a range of clinical, health promotion, disability, education and social services. The clinical business arm of the NHHT is Hauora Whānui.

The Ngāti Hine Health Trust delivers primary care services via the Hauora Whānui Kawakawa Medical Centre.

Our surgery is located at 3 Rayner Street, Kawakawa. We are a Whanau centered surgery offering a full range of general practice services to you and your Whanau.

Our team is made up of 2 GP's who share the role. (see details below under "General Practitioners") and:

Practice Manager: Dennise Carrington

Nursing Staff: Jacquie Cassidy RN

Nurse Practitioner: Polly Breannan

Receptionist: Dayna Ruka

General Practitioners


8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Also known as Hauora Whānui, Ngāti Hine Health Trust

After Hours: Bay of Islands Hospital after hours GP clinic - click here

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Enrolling new patients


This practice is enrolling new patients.

Wheelchair Access


Languages Spoken

Maori, English,


Enrolled Patient Fees

Under 14 yearsFree
14-17 years$12
18-24 years$19
25-64 years$19
65-79 years$19
80-89 years$19
Casual  $35.00


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…


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…


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…


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…


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…



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…


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…



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…



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…


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…


Document Downloads

  • Enrolment Form (DOCX, 90.4 KB)
    Kawakawa Medical Centre Enrolment Form
    Please complete all sections and sign.
    ID is required on enrolment.
    If you are a non- resident you will need to check that you are eligible to enrol and will need to provide the appropriate documentation to support your eligibility. You can check your eligibility on the Ministry of Health Website or
  • Request for Records Form (PDF, 438 KB)
    This form allows Kawakawa Medical Centre (KMC) to request your records from your last GP (Doctors) when you enrol into our service. This allows KMC to ensure we have all your correct medical details to be able to provide you with the best care/treatment. This form needs to be completed along with the enrolment form.

Contact Details

  • Phone

    (09) 404 0241

  • Fax

    (09) 404 1276

  • Healthlink EDI


3 Rayner Street
Northland 0210

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Street Address

3 Rayner Street
Northland 0210

Postal Address

PO Box 106
Kawakawa 0243

This page was last updated at 3:00PM on April 17, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Kawakawa Medical Centre.