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The Doctors Huapai

Primary Healthcare Service

Today

8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Description

The Doctors Huapai - formerly Huapai Family Medical Practice 

We are a family centered surgery offering a full range of general practice services to you and your family.

Consultation Times are by appointment only. Our standard GP and nurse consultation time is 15 minutes. One or two issues can be dealt with per 15 minute visit. Please make a double appointment if you have multiple health issues to discuss - please advise reception when booking.

Please let us know if you are unable to make your appointment so that we are able to offer it to someone else.  Due to demand for appointments, missed appointments will be charged if we are not notified.

Patient Facilities

The Doctors Huapai is fully accessible for those with disabilities and in wheelchairs. We have ample parking behind the medical centre and disabled toilet facilities. Please let us know when booking an appointment if you will require any assistance on arrival.

 

Doctors at Huapai 

Dr Mauri Smits 

Dr Mauri Smits joined The Doctors Huapai in February 2018.

Mauri, originally from The Netherlands, always wanted to travel and moved to New Zealand in 2017.

She is a Dutch trained GP with special interests in cardiovascular risk management, minor surgery, sexual health and lifestyle medicine.

With a young family, Mauri is experienced in family medicine and very much enjoys the continuity of care that general practice offers.

In her spare time, she enjoys playing the piano, camping, running and yoga.

Mauri is available for appointments four days a week at The Doctors Huapai until mid-September 2019 when she commences maternity leave.

 

Dr Hanneke Molthof

Hanneke was born and raised in the Netherlands. She undertook her medical and post graduate training at Amsterdam University. 

She moved to New Zealand with her family in early 2019.

Before specialising in family practice, she worked as a surgical resident in the Netherlands for five years. Prior to that, she worked as a doctor in Africa and South America specialising in tropical medicine. These experiences have given her a wide range of skills and complement her current specialisation as a general practitioner.

She enjoys a wide variety of work that general practice offers, including minor skin surgery and IUD insertion.

Hanneke is married and has two small children. Her interests are surfing, tramping and enjoying fine food.

 

Dr Charles Sanders

Dr Charles Sanders trained at Stellenbosch University, South Africa. He came to New Zealand in 1996 with his family to work for The Doctors New Lynn.

Diving medicine, minor surgery, geriatrics, wellness and healthy ageing are just some of his particular fields of interest.

"The Doctors Huapai is a very friendly and family orientated medical centre," says Charles.

In his spare time, Charles is kept very busy tending to his sheep on his family's lifestyle block.

 

Dr Malcolm Miller

Dr Malcolm Miller is a GP with a sense of adventure. He joined the team in June 2019 and works at The Doctors Huapai three weeks per month. 

Malcolm is a New Zealand trained GP who graduated from The University of Auckland in 2008.

He carried out his GP training in Auckland working at Kaipara Medical Centre, Lincoln Road Medical Centre and Waimauku Doctors.

Malcolm is vocationally registered, which means he has carried out further study and has passed comprehensive examinations set by the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners.

In addition to these examinations Malcolm has committed to an ongoing programme of study to keep up-to-date with the advances in general practice.

His participation in this study programme is audited. Passing the examinations and the commitment to the study programme confers on Malcom the status of specialist in general practice and is your assurance that this doctor is practicing to a high standard.

Malcolm is interested in helping people help themselves with long term chronic conditions such as diabetes and mental health problems.

"The Doctors Huapai has a good team culture.  The practice serves the community well and lives up to its patient focused message," says Malcolm.

Malcolm also provides a crucial doctors service to a remote mining town in South Australia.  He flies out of New Zealand each month to provide care to a community where the nearest hospital is 700 kilometres away. 
 
Malcolm has two children and in his spare time he enjoys being in the outdoors and going on long distance motorbike rides.
 
 

Dr Jeroen De Naegel

Dr Jeroen De Naegel started at The Doctors Huapai in November 2019.

More information coming soon. 

 

Sonya Curd, Nurse Practitioner

Nurse Practitioner Sonya Curd joined The Doctors Huapai in June 2019 after 15 years at Middlemore Hospital.

She brings with her advanced nursing skills and a wealth of therapeutic knowledge.

Sonya carried out her nurse training at MIT before gaining a master’s degree from Massey University. 

As a nurse practitioner, Sonya is qualified to treat medical conditions without the direct supervision of a doctor.

Sonya's key interests include palliative care and injury-based cases. 

"The team here is beautiful. It's a very welcoming place," says Sonya.

In her spare time, Sonya enjoys camping and fishing with her three children and learning to play golf badly.

Sonya works at The Doctors Huapai four days a week.

 

Additional Services:

Norwest Podiatry
Podiatrist available for referrals and private consultations. Available Monday - Friday.
 
The Hand Institute
Hand physiotherapy and hand surgeon, ACC and private consultations.
 
Pure Ultrasound
Urgent and same week appointments available for ultrasound examinations including all musculoskeletal, general, small parts and vascular ultrasound scans. 
Available for ACC and private consults.
Available Tuesday afternoons and Friday mornings.
 

General Practitioners

Hours

8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Wed 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thu 8:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Fri 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

For out of hours service, please call 09 412 9133 and you will automatically redirected to the after hours nursing service for advice. You will advised who the on call doctor is for the area if needed.

We offer a late evening clinic every week on a Thursday.

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.
Christmas: Open 23 Dec — 24 Dec. Closed 25 Dec — 29 Dec. Open 30 Dec — 31 Dec. Closed 1 Jan — 3 Jan.

Preferred urgent care clinic out of hours: Westgate Medical Centre.

Enrolling new patients

Yes

This practice is enrolling new patients.

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Languages Spoken

English, Dutch, Afrikaans

Fees

Enrolled Patient Fees

Under 14 yearsFREE
14-17 yearsCSC Holder $13.00, Non CSC Holder $21.50
18-24 yearsCSC Holder $19.00, Non CSC Holder $32.50
25-44 yearsCSC Holder $19.00, Non CSC Holder $52.50
45-64 yearsCSC Holder $19.00, Non CSC Holder $52.50
65+ yearsCSC Holder $19.00, Non CSC Holder $46.00

Casual Patient Standard Consultation Charges.

0 - 13 years        $45.00

14 - 17 years      $65.00

18+ years          $85.00

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Document Downloads

  • Enrolment Form (PDF, 255.8 KB)
    Please complete both pages and email or bring along to your appointment with your passport or birth certificate and proof of address, such as a utility bill.
  • Medical Questionnaire (DOCX, 16.3 KB)
    Please complete prior to your first visit to us.
  • Travel Questionnaire (DOCX, 13.8 KB)
    Questionnaire to be completed prior to appointment re: travel and vaccines. This must be completed in plenty of time to enable the doctor to review prior to consult.

Contact Details

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321-323 Main Road
Huapai
Kumeu
Auckland 0810

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Street Address

321-323 Main Road
Huapai
Kumeu
Auckland 0810

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321-323 Main Road
Huapai
Kumeu 0810

This page was last updated at 9:42AM on December 4, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by The Doctors Huapai.