Dunedin Hospital

Southland Hospital, Invercargill


Sexual Health Clinic

We provide a confidential service for people of all ages, cultures, gender and sexual orientation. The service is free of charge to New Zealand residents. Non-Residents can also access the service free of charge for STI testing and treatment.

We offer:

  • safer sex information
  • testing and treatment of sexually transmitted infections, including HIV & syphilis
  • advice on sexual dysfunction
  • emergency contraception and condoms
  • long acting reversible contraception
  • unwanted pregnancy advice/referral
  • genital skin problems
  • advice/prevention/management of sexual harm/assault
  • pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV

If you are concerned about your sexual health come and see us.

You can make your own appointment directly. You don’t need a GP referral.


Dunedin Hospital

Mon8:30 AM – 7:00 PM
Tue – Fri8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Southland Hospital, Invercargill

Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Appointments available: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Gore Hospital

Clinics are held on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month 11.00am - 2.00pm

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Procedures / Treatments

  • Bacterial Vaginosis

    Bacterial Vaginosis (BV) is also known as non specific vaginitis or Gardnerella vaginitis.… More

  • Candidiasis

    Candidiasis, or thrush, is caused by an overgrowth of a yeast (a type of fungus) called Candida albicans.… More

  • Chlamydia

    Chlamydia is a very common infection of the mucous membranes (linings) of the male urethra, female cervix and sometimes the eye, rectum or throat.… More

  • Crabs (pubic lice)

    Crabs are very small insects which can infect and cause itching in the genital area.… More

  • Cystitis

    Cystitis is inflammation of the bladder, usually caused by a bacterial infection.… More

  • Genital Herpes

    Genital herpes is a common infection caused by a virus called herpes simplex.… More

  • Genital Warts

    Genital warts are caused by infection with human papilloma virus (HPV) and appear as small lumps in the anal and genital areas.… More

  • Gonorrhoea

    Gonorrhoea is caused by a bacterial infection of the mucous membranes (linings) of the male urethra, female cervix and sometimes the eye, rectum or throat.… More

  • Molluscum Contagiosum

    Molluscum contagiosum is caused by a virus and is seen as small lumps with waxy, white centres.… More

  • Syphilis

    Syphilis is an uncommon disease in New Zealand but one that can be very serious if left untreated.… More

  • Trichomoniasis

    Trichomoniasis is caused by a small parasite called Trichomonas vaginalis.… More

  • Urethritis

    Urethritis is not a diagnosis, it is the term used to describe an inflamed urethra.… More

Contact Details

Dunedin Hospital

Dunedin - South Otago

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Southland Hospital, Invercargill


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Gore Hospital


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This page was last updated at 2:10PM on June 8, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Southern DHB Sexual Health Clinic.