Mountainview Medical Centre
Primary Healthcare Service
Note: This is NOT a RAT Collection Site. Please refer to the list of RATS Collection Sites.
GP practice - enrolled and casual patients
This practice provides Covid-19 testing to enrolled and casual patients. Please call the practice for more information. We are open for covid testing between 8:30am and 4:00pm Monday - Friday. Please ring for an appointment
Testing for International Travel
This clinic provides pre-departure testing for people who are travelling. Please call to book an appointment.
We are a multi-doctor general practice providing quality health care services to the South Taranaki District communities.
The Hāwera clinic is located close to the Hāwera CBD and is open every business day from 8:00am to 5:00pm. It offers a wide range of services alongside onsite Taranaki Pathology laboratory services.
We are thrilled to welcome Tiffany Buchholz to the team. Tiffany is a Physician Associate from the US and has a wealth of experience in family medicine and casualty. She will definitely be an asset to our team.
We have been busy recruiting, we also welcome Karin Gnegy to our Mountainview family. Karin is also a Physician Associate from the States and has proved her worth already!
We partner with Practice Plus to provide virtual after-hours GP services, as an extension of our regular medical centre team.
Our team is made up of GPs (see details below under “General Practitioners”) and other health professionals.
Practice Manager: Megan Te Ahuahu
Child / Tamariki, Youth / Rangatahi, Adult / Pakeke, Older adult / Kaumātua
How do I access this service?
Make an appointment
Enrolling new patients
This practice is enrolling new patients.
Enrolled Patient Fees Without a Community Services Card
|Under 14 years||FREE|
|Mon – Fri||8:00 AM – 5:00 PM|
After hours: We 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.
Alternatively: Phone GP practice and follow instructions. You will be transferred to an after hours service who will direct you
Public Holidays: Closed Queen's Birthday (6 Jun), Matariki (24 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct), Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Taranaki Anniversary (13 Mar), Good Friday (7 Apr), Easter Sunday (9 Apr), Easter Monday (10 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr).
Adult and Child Medical Care
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Travel Advice / Immunisations
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Minor Accident Care
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- Telehealth consultations for enrolled patients only
- 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
Well Child/Tamariki Ora Health Checks – Birth to Three Years
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This page was last updated at 4:45PM on April 28, 2022. This information is reviewed and edited by Mountainview Medical Centre.