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Covid-19 testing

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This practice is not currently providing COVID-19 testing. Please refer to a list of other testing services available.

Description

Located on the main street in Taupō town, we are a friendly GP medical centre with an experienced team of doctors and medical staff who provide a quality personal service for our patients. We are committed to maintaining the current best medical and nursing standards, at the same time as “going the extra mile”.

For convenience, pharmacy, laboratory sampling, plus visiting specialist services are all provided within our building.

We partner with Practice Plus to provide virtual after-hours GP services, as an extension of our regular medical centre team.

Doctors

Enrolling new patients

Yes

This practice is enrolling new patients.

Fees

Enrolled Patient Fees

Under 14 yearsFREE
14-17 years$13.00
18-24 years$19.50
25-44 years$19.50
45-64 years$19.50
65+ years$19.50

Hours

Mon – Fri8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

After hours: phone GP and follow instructions. You will be diverted to whichever surgery is on duty or transferred to an after hours service who can contact a GP on call.

We also partner with Practice Plus to provide same day virtual after-hours GP appointments for enrolled patients, as an extension of our regular medical centre team.

Practice Plus is available weekdays 5pm-10pm and weekends/public holidays 8am-8pm.

Click here to find out more and to register/book an appointment.

Public Holidays: Closed Matariki (24 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct), Auckland Anniversary (30 Jan), Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Good Friday (7 Apr), Easter Sunday (9 Apr), Easter Monday (10 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (5 Jun).

Languages Spoken

English, Portuguese

Services Provided

Adult and Child Medical Care

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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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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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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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Travel Advice / Immunisations

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Telehealth Consultation

  • Telehealth consultations for enrolled patients only
  • Video consultations
  • Phone consultations

A virtual consultation is a way of having an appointment with your healthcare provider, but not in person. This is usually done via a video app or a phone call.… More

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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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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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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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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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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Wheelchair Access

Yes

Contact Details

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109 Tongariro Street
Taupo
Waikato 3377

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Street Address

109 Tongariro Street
Taupō
Waikato 3377

Postal Address

P O Box 53
Taupō 3351

This page was last updated at 3:43PM on May 19, 2022. This information is reviewed and edited by Lake Surgery.