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MaxCare Medical Centre

Primary Healthcare Service



MaxCare Medical Centre is a clinic focused on providing you with primary healthcare. As a primary healthcare provider, our role is to act as a first point of contact in order to determine whether we can treat you or whether we must refer you to a specialist for further care.

MaxCare is situated in the heart of Otahuhu, the Otahuhu Town Centre. The site was chosen for three key reasons:

  • to provide you with better accessibility to our facilities by being near public transport (bus, train) provided in the local region of Otahuhu

  • to provide better access to those of you who travel via private transport, with ample parking space

  • to decrease the workload from our main hospitals with the additional benefit of reducing your waiting time.

If you choose to enrol with us we will provide a proactive approach to your healthcare rather than wait for a minor issue to fester into a major health problem. However this can only be achieved if you are willing to reach out. We believe that this approach will result in a healthier and more productive community with lower physical, mental and medical costs for you and your loved ones.


National Hauora Coalition Awards 2017

Primary Health Services Network

Whanau Whai Hua – Outcomes (High Needs Population) - 2018

National Hauora Coalition 2019 - Quality and Service Excellence Award


Dr Poanere Tapukura Rairi
Nurses: Mele Taufa & Veenita Rairi

Administrator/Practice Support: Zoya Iram

Social Services Team: Orapa Arona (SW), Margaret Ioane, Tai Tupa (JP/Budgeter) 
Receptionists: Anna Fretton, Sheli Kumar (Saturday)

General Practitioners


Mon – Fri 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sat 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Closed on all Public Holidays

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Enrolling new patients


This practice is enrolling new patients.

Wheelchair Access


Languages Spoken

English, Cook Islands Maori, Tongan, Fijian Indian, Hindi, Samoan


Enrolled Patient Fees

Under 14 yearsFree
14-17 yearsFree
18-24 years $18.00
25-44 years $18.00
45-64 years $18.00
65+ years $18.00


  Casual Casual with CSC
Under 18 $30.00 $20.00
18 and Over $50.00 $35.00
ACC - 18 years and over  $30.00 (Initial Consult)  $30.00 (Initial Consult)
Non-Resident - Under 18 $30.00 N/A
Non-Resident - 18 and Over $50.00 N/A

CSC = Community Service Card



Repeat Prescription -  $18.00. This service is only available for enrolled patients and notice must be given 24 hours in advance.
Minor Surgery - Free for ACC and POAC patients. 

Please note - Additional charges may apply based on additional services and/or third party funding. Prices may vary (higher or lower) based on additional services and/or third party funding. The prices above are only an attempt to provide greater transparency of our costings.


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5/225 Great South Road
Auckland 1062

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5/225 Great South Road
Auckland 1062

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5/225 Great South Road, Otahuhu, Auckland 1062

This page was last updated at 11:10AM on December 3, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by MaxCare Medical Centre.