South Auckland > GPs / Accident & Urgent Medical Care > ProCare >

Leabank Health Centre

Primary Healthcare Service

Services

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 immunised against HPV. This test detects abnormal cells which, if left untreated, could become cervical cancer. Very often these cells are made abnormal by a human papillomavirus (HPV) which is a sexually transmitted virus. Regular tests and treatment reduces the likelihood of this sort of cancer by around 90%. 

For more information about cervical smear tests click on the link to the National Screening Unit website http://www.nsu.govt.nz/current-nsu-programmes/national-cervical-screening-programme.aspx

Contact Details

  • Phone

    (09) 267 1580

  • Fax

    (09) 267 9541

  • Healthlink EDI

    leabankh

100 Weymouth Road
Manurewa
Auckland 2102

Information about this location

View on Google Maps

Get directions

Street Address

100 Weymouth Road
Manurewa
Auckland 2102

This page was last updated at 10:12AM on August 28, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Leabank Health Centre.