MediCross Urgent Care & GP Clinic
Primary Healthcare - Accident & Medical Service
8:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
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.
Community Testing Centre
Please call to book an appointment: (06) 759 8915
Covid testing hours
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
|Mon – Sun||8:00 AM – 4:00 PM|
Public Holidays: Closed Easter Monday (18 Apr). Open Queen's Birthday (7 Jun), Labour Day (25 Oct), Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb), Good Friday (15 Apr), Easter Sunday (17 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr).
We are an Urgent Care and multi-doctor General Practice Centre providing caring and professional health care to the people of New Plymouth and beyond.
We have a broad range of Family Medical and Specialist services along with on-site X-ray facilities and Pharmacy.
Our extended opening hours and walk-in clinic allow easy access for your convenience as well as urgent medical care.
Our purpose is to provide for, maintain and to promote happy, healthy people.
Our team is made up of GPs (see details below under “General Practitioners”) and other health professionals.
How do I access this service?
Make an appointment, Walk in
Enrolling new patients
This practice is not currently enrolling new patients.
8:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
|Mon – Sun||8:00 AM – 8:00 PM|
After Hours: Call clinic phone for details or Taranaki Hospital ED. Christmas Day 10:00am to 6:00pm. Otherwise, open every day.
Public Holidays: Open on all public holidays..
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Online Booking URL
(06) 759 8915
8 Egmont Street
8 Egmont Street
PO Box 855
Taranaki Mail Centre
New Plymouth 4340
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This page was last updated at 2:14PM on June 8, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by MediCross Urgent Care & GP Clinic.