Today

8:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

Description

We are a multi-specialty multi-lingual medical specialist centre with a broad range of specialties. We specialise in immigration specialist opinions (Gastroenterology, Endocrinology/Diabetes, Hepatology, Fibroscan, Haematology, Respiratory, Tuberculosis) and we have an endoscopy centre (Gastroscopy, Colonoscopy, Bronchoscopy).

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Visiting specialists 

Consultants

Hours

8:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

Mon – Fri 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Monday to Friday Consultations and Procedures (Gastroscopy, Colonoscopy, Bronchoscopy)

Friday 0800-1200 Fibroscan

If you need appointments outside these hours please call us to discuss.

Procedures / Treatments

  • Gastroscopy

    This is a procedure which allows the doctor to see inside your oesophagus, stomach, and the first part of the small intestine (duodenum) and examine the lining directly. … More

  • Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangio Pancreatography (ERCP)

    A flexible tube with a tiny video camera attached (endoscope) is inserted through the mouth into the stomach and small intestine while you are under sedation (you have been given medication to make you drowsy).… More

  • Colonoscopy

    This is a procedure which allows the doctor to see inside your large bowel and examine the surfaces directly and take biopsies (samples of tissue) if needed.  Treatment of conditions can also be undertaken.… More

  • Liver Biopsy

    The best way to establish what type of liver disease is present and the extent of the disease, is a biopsy.… More

  • Hepatitis

    This is inflammation of the liver, commonly caused by viruses.  Hepatitis B and C are viruses that can cause chronic (long term) inflammation and damage to the liver.… More

  • Cirrhosis

    Cirrhosis is the term used to describe a diseased liver that has been badly scarred, usually due to many years of injury.… More

  • Peptic Ulcers

    Peptic ulcers are sores or eroded areas that form in the lining of the digestive tract.… More

  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)

    There are two types of IBD, ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease.  In these conditions, the immune system attacks the lining of the colon causing inflammation and ulceration, bleeding and diarrhoea.  In ulcerative colitis this only involves the large intestine, whereas in Crohn’s disease areas within the entire intestine can be… More

  • Diabetes (diabetes mellitus)

    Diabetes is a disease that affects the way your body deals with sugar.  The amount of sugar in the blood is controlled by insulin which is a hormone produced by the pancreas (an organ that lies near your stomach).… More

  • DEXA Bone Densitometry

    DEXA scanning (dual energy x-ray absorptiometry) is a technique used to measure bone mineral density, which is essentially an estimate of bone strength.  You will lie on a couch for 5-10 minutes while an x-ray gantry passes over the area to be assesses (usually the lower spine and hip), although… More

  • Osteoporosis

    Osteoporosis is a disease that weakens your bones. Osteoporosis is not painful but it makes your bones more prone to breaking (fracture).  Women are more likely than men to suffer from osteoporosis and as you get older you are more likely to have it.… More

  • Paget's Disease

    In this condition the normal bone remodelling process, in which new bone tissue gradually replaces older bone tissue, becomes disrupted.… More

  • Thyroid Disorders

    The thyroid is a gland that sits in the front, and towards the bottom of, your neck.  It is responsible for producing a hormone called thyroxin.  Thyroxin has an important role in the body as it affects many organs including the heart, muscles and bones.  Diseases that affect the thyroid… More

  • Hyperparathyroidism

    The parathyroid glands are four small glands located in the neck which produce parathyroid hormone, a hormone involved in the regulation of calcium and phosphate levels.… More

  • Pituitary Gland Disorders

    The pituitary gland is in your brain.  It controls most of the endocrine (hormone) system in your body.  When disorders occur in this gland a variety of problems can appear.  If your doctor thinks you have problems in this area (usually discovered with a series of blood tests) they will… More

  • Adrenal Gland Disorders

    The adrenal glands are two small, hormone-producing structures that sit on top of the kidneys.… More

  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)

    Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a hormonal disorder that can cause you to have a variety of symptoms, including no periods or irregular periods, increased hair growth on the face and body, acne (pimples) and increased bodyweight.… More

  • Memory Problems

    There are several types of memory problems people can have.   If you are referred because of memory concerns it is very helpful to bring along a family member.  It is also very important to bring all of your medications with you as these can often affect memory.  A full medical… More

  • Dementia

    This is a condition of gradual loss of memory and other functions of awareness or thinking such as concentration over time.  There are several types of dementia including Alzheimer’s disease and vascular dementia, which is due to the same sort of illnesses that cause stroke. More

  • Falls

    These are not a natural part of aging.  There are many reasons why people fall over and a review of your medical problems and medications may well reveal some reasons for falling that can be fixed.  If you have lots of falls, seeing a specialist as well as the physiotherapist… More

  • Stroke

    A stroke is where the blood supply to an area of the brain is interrupted causing damage to brain cells.  This happens either with a clot in the blood vessel or the blood vessel bursting.  The effects of a stroke depend on where in the brain, and how big, the… More

  • Asthma

    Asthma symptoms include coughing, wheezing, a tight feeling in the chest and trouble breathing.… More

  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)

    This term is used to describe lung disease where the breathing tubes become blocked and the surrounding tissue and air sacs inside the lungs become damaged.… More

  • Lung Cancer

    This is when abnormal (malignant) cells divide and grow in an uncontrolled fashion in the lung tissue.… More

  • Lung Function Tests

    You may be advised to take lung function tests to find out how much air moves in and out as you breathe.… More

  • Spirometry

    Spirometry is a test which measures the speed at which your lungs can be filled and emptied of air.  It can be used to diagnose problems of breathing and monitor the usefulness of treatment.… More

  • Bronchoscopy

    During this test a thin fibreoptic tube is inserted into your breathing tubes, through the nose, to view the tubes and take a biopsy (remove cells or tissue) to see if there are cancer cells present.… More

Charges

Consultants at Greenlane Medical Specialists are Southern Cross Affiliated Providers. Please contact the practice for more information on the services and procedures covered. 

Refreshments

We provide a light refreshment after your Gastroscopy, Colonoscopy and Bronchoscopy.


There is a cafe right next door to us (Quatro cafe) at GA3/93-95 Ascot Avenue with a wide range of choices for your relative or friend while they are waiting for you.

Public Transport

The Auckland Transport website is a good resource to plan your public transport options.

2 minute walk from the Greenlane Train Station.

Close to buses from Great South Rd.

Parking

On-site parking. Drop off area in front of the clinic. Parking on Ascot Hospital Site (90 minutes free).

Pharmacy

Ascot Pharmacy is a few minutes walk from us.

Other

We have Free Wifi on site so you can keep up to date with your emails and your friends on social media.

Contact Details

Ascot Office Park, Ellerslie

Central Auckland

  • Phone

    (09) 930 6108

  • Fax

    (09) 930 6109

  • Healthlink EDI

    glmscdoc

  • Website

Send referrals to referrals@glms.co.nz

Ground floor, Building A
93 Ascot Avenue
Greenlane East
Auckland 1051

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Ground floor, Building A
93 Ascot Avenue
Greenlane East
Auckland 1051

This page was last updated at 11:52AM on August 5, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Greenlane Medical Specialists.