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The Doctors New Lynn

Primary Healthcare Service


8:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

Covid-19 testing

Designated GP Practice

We are a designated COVID-19 testing practice. You do not need to be an enrolled patient to get a test. Please call the practice for more information.

Covid testing hours

8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Mon – Fri8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Sat – Sun8:00 AM – 3:00 PM


We are a CORNERSTONE Accredited Practice. We provide a comprehensive, convenient and very affordable family healthcare service with a radiology department, physiotherapy, pharmacy, eye specialist and child care centre on site as well. We offer a number of specialised programmes including immunisations, travel vaccinations, visiting midwives, ongoing screening for breast and cervical cancer, and wellness and healthy ageing clinics.
Minor surgical procedures include excision of skin lesions and lumps, circumcisions, skin grafts, skin flaps,  repair of minor hand injuries, extensor tendon, digital nerve and nail bed lacerations, repair of complex lacerations of the face and elsewhere in the body and removal of foreign bodies.
Also available is traditional Chinese acupuncture and a GP service for residential care facilities.
We are fully computerised, allowing us to access laboratory results straight from the lab. We keep our patient fees at a very affordable level. Our staff speak numerous different languages including Mandarin and Cantonese.

 Our services include:

  • Elder care
  • Nurse specialty clinics
  • Weight management clinic
  • Minor surgery
  • Special skin surgery procedures
  • Visiting midwives
  • Circumcisions
  • Acupuncture
  • Spirometry / Audiometry
  • Occupational health
  • Immigration medicals
  • Chronic care
  • Diabetes clinic
  • Physiotherapy
  • Podiatrist
  • Orthopaedic service / Fracture clinics


Our standard consultation time is 15 minutes.

Our team is made up of 10 GPs (see details below under “General Practitioners”) and:
General Manager: Joanne Tjaden
Nursing Manager: Jenny Howard
Practice Administrator: Celine Patrick
Click here to meet our doctors.


Here at The Doctors, New Lynn, we are fortunate to have the services of Dr Adnan Ali, who worked as a Plastic Surgery MOSS (Medical Officer Special Scale) in New Zealand and as a fully qualified plastic surgeon in Iraq. As a member of the senior medical staff at Middlemore Hospital, Dr Ali was in charge of the ECLAOP (Emergency Centre Local Anaesthesia Outpatient Procedures) Dec 2005 - Dec 2007 and has enabled us to provide an extensive range of elective and emergency surgical options under local anaesthesia. He is currently contracted for the Metro Auckland Minor Skin Surgery  and receives referrals from GPs to The Doctors, New Lynn, Mt Roskill Medical Centre, Bader Drive Medical Centre and Manukau City A&M.

To read more, please visit our website here.

General Practitioners


8:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

Mon – Fri8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sat – Sun9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Please note we have temporarily updated our opening hours due to the COVID 19 lockdown period.

Closed New Years Day. Closed Christmas Day. Closed Tuesdays 1-2pm for staff training.

Public Holidays: Open on all public holidays. The following public holidays differ to standard opening hours: Labour Day (26 Oct, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM), Auckland Anniversary (1 Feb, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM), Waitangi Day (Observed 8/2/21) (8 Feb, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM), Good Friday (2 Apr, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM), Easter Sunday (4 Apr, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM), Easter Monday (5 Apr, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM), ANZAC Day (Observed 26/04/21) (26 Apr, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM), Queen's Birthday (7 Jun, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM).

Languages Spoken

Arabic, Cantonese, English, Mandarin, Maori, Afrikaans, Indian, Samoan, Tamil, Tongan

Enrolling new patients


This practice is enrolling new patients.


GP consultations weekdays enrolled patients

Under 14 yearsfree
14-17 years$12.00
18-24 years$ 18.00
25-44 years$ 18.00
45-64 years$ 18.00
65+ years$ 18.00
Age Range ACC (enrolled patients)
0-12 yrs free
13-17 yrs $12.00
18+ yrs $19.00

A weekend surcharge also applies.

Casual patient charges (ACC, weekdays): 

  • children under 6 yrs: free
  • 6-17 yrs: $18
  • 18+ yrs: $53

For more details of our charges and for ACC consults, special procedures, nurse consults etc, please enquire at reception.

The fees range (GST excluded) for surgical procedures by Dr. Adnan Ali:

Procedure Minimum Fees Maximum Fees
Skin graft $1500 $2000
Skin flap $1500 $2000
Excision skin lesion face $600 $1200
Excision skin lesion elsewhere $450 $750
Circumcision $450 $650


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19 Delta Avenue
New Lynn
Auckland 0600

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New Lynn
Auckland 0600

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19 Delta Avenue
New Lynn
Auckland 0600

This page was last updated at 12:25PM on September 16, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by The Doctors New Lynn.