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COVID-19 Vaccination

  • Anyone currently eligible can access
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Getting a COVID-19 vaccine is an important step you can take to protect yourself, your kaumātua and whānau from the effects of the virus. For more information on the COVID-19 vaccines and eligibility visit Ministry of Health - COVID-19 vaccines

If you are getting a flu, MMR or other vaccine, it will affect timing of the COVID-19 vaccination. Please discuss with your health provider.

Covid-19 testing

GP practice - enrolled and casual patients

This practice provides Covid-19 testing to enrolled and casual patients. Please call the practice for more information.

Testing for Travel

This clinic provides pre-departure testing for people who are travelling. Please call to book an appointment.

Description

Welcome to VECA Medical Health Centre Onewa.

The team of experienced healthcare practitioners and staff at VECA Medical Health Centre Onewa are committed to providing quality family medical care.

Our modern facility provides dedicated General Practice and Allied Health services all working hand in hand to deliver holistic patient care.

Services provided by VECA Medical Health Centre include:

  • General & family medical care
  • Newborn and Wellchild care
  • Flu shots and immunisations
  • Travel health advice and vaccinations
  • ACC accidents management
  • Minor surgery, biopsy and excision of skin lesions. Ingrown toe nails wedge resection.
  • Incision and drainage of abscesses
  • Liquid nitrogen for warts etc
  • Skin cancer and mole checks  
  • Early pregnancy advice and care
  • Insurance medicals
  • Driving medicals
  • Women's health including a nurse cervical smear taker
  • Men's health
  • Spirometry lung function tests
  • ECGs and heart checks
  • Family planning and sexual health
  • Palliative care
  • Subsidised chronic care management and care plus programmes
  • IV infusions

Doctors

Ages

Child / Tamariki, Youth / Rangatahi, Adult / Pakeke, Older adult / Kaumātua

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Make an appointment, Walk in

Enrolling new patients

Yes

This practice is enrolling new patients.

Fees

Enrolled Patient Fees

Under 14 yearsFree
14-17 years$25
18-24 years$45
25-44 years$45
45-64 years$45
65+ years$40

See other fees and charges here

Hours

Mon – Thu9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Fri – Sat9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Offers COVID swabbing for surveillance and travel on all opening days.

Close on public holiday and Sunday.

Public Holidays: Closed Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb), Good Friday (15 Apr), Easter Sunday (17 Apr), Easter Monday (18 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct).
Christmas: Open 20 Dec — 24 Dec. Closed 25 Dec — 4 Jan. Open 5 Jan — 7 Jan.

Preferred urgent care clinic out of hours: White Cross Urgent Care & GP - Glenfield.

Languages Spoken

English, Cantonese Chinese, Mandarin Chinese

Services Provided

COVID-19 Vaccination

  • Anyone currently eligible can access
  • Make an appointment

Getting a COVID-19 vaccine is an important step you can take to protect yourself, your kaumātua and whānau from the effects of the virus. For more information on the COVID-19…

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Adult and Child Medical Care

Your GP's surgery is far more than a place to go when you are feeling unwell and needing a quick cure. The doctor who sees you has gone through an…

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Cervical Screening

All women who have ever been sexually active should have regular cervical smear tests every three years between the ages of 25 and 69. This includes women who have been…

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ECG

An ECG is a recording of your heart's electrical activity. Electrode patches are attached to your skin to measure the electrical impulses given off by your heart. The result is…

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Lab Results

Sometimes your doctor needs to take a sample of blood or urine either to discover what is wrong with you or to measure something in your blood so that the…

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Immunisation

Immunisations are provided at all primary care practices and are one of the most important services they provide. Immunisation has led to the decline of many lethal diseases including meningococcal…

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Liquid Nitrogen

Liquid nitrogen is a fast, effective treatment provided in many practices to treat viral warts, sun damaged skin, skin tags and many benign cosmetic lesions. It comes in a container…

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Minor Accident Care

Primary care practices offer a range of services and are able to deal with most minor accident care. If they are not able to deal with an injury they will…

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Minor Surgery

Minor surgery is commonly provided in primary care practices, providing fast, competent removal and biopsies of skin lesions. Other services include cosmetic work such as removal of benign moles and…

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Repeat Prescriptions

Each GP surgery or primary care practice will have its own procedure for repeat prescribing but the following rules are common to most, if not all. Patients who are well-known…

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Spirometry

Spirometry is a tool that measures how effectively your lungs are working. It is able to show how much air lungs are able to hold (their volume) and how much…

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Travel Advice / Immunisations

Another service offered to you at your GP surgery (primary care practice) is advice and immunisation before you go to another country. While you are likely to have the immunisations…

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Well Child/Tamariki Ora Health Checks – Birth to Three Years

All New Zealand children are entitled to 11 free health checks from birth to three years. The checks aim to ensure that children are growing and developing as well as…

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Telehealth Consultation

  • Telehealth consultations - anyone can access
  • In person consultation preferred, but virtual consultation provided as required
  • Video consultations
  • 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

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Wheelchair Access

Yes

Parking

Onsite parking is available for patients

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225 Onewa Road
Birkenhead
Auckland 0626

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225 Onewa Road
Birkenhead
Auckland 0626

This page was last updated at 6:35PM on November 8, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by VECA Medical Health Centre.