Tuatapere Medical Centre
Primary Healthcare Service
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
We are a general practice aiming to provide quality healthcare to you and your family.
Consultations are by appointment only.
Our team is made up of 2 Nurse Practitioners and 2 GPs (see details below under “General Practitioners”):
Nurse Practitioners: Amanda McCracken and Kirsty Lewis
Nursing Staff: Paula Anderson, Kate Egerton, Jayne Blair-Edie, Olivia Gorton & Lisa Dennison
Manager: Jo Sanford
Office Manager: Helen McLean
Receptionists: Helen McLean and Sue Edgerton
We also offer the services of a physiotherapist, podiatrist and mental health brief intervention service. Please phone the practice for available appointments.
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
|Mon – Fri||9:00 AM – 5:00 PM|
After Hours: Clinic phone goes through to an after hours service
Note: Lunch Break closed between: 1230 - 1330hrs - Daily
Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.
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This page was last updated at 12:15PM on December 24, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Tuatapere Medical Centre.