Acute care and services

The Doctors Te Whare Hāpara provides high quality continuous care to our valued patients.  Maintaining a strong and continuous relationship with your health care team (doctors, nurses and administrators) ensures the best service and health outcomes for you.  There are times when urgent care is required as a result of an accident or an acute need, The Doctors Te Whare Hāpara is available for immediate service when this need arises.

Remember: for urgent emergency care after a serious accident or for health crises such as heart attacks, call an ambulance on 111, or go immediately to the hospital Accident and Emergency Department.

Chronic Care Conditions
Long term monitoring including nurse-led clinics.

Preventive Care

  • Disease Screening as appropriate.
  • Cervical Smears provided by both doctors and nurse.

Illness
Assessment and treatment of all illnesses.

Injury
Assessment and treatment of sprains, lacerations and other minor injuries.

Contraception and Sexual Health
Contraception advice and management, including IUCDs.

Immunisations
Childhood and other vaccinations.

Diabetes Care

  • Regular monitoring.
  • Diabetes education.

Smoking Cessation

School Based Health Clinics in secondary schools Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

Travel – vaccinations and advice

  • A full range of travel vaccines are available.
  • Comprehensive travel information and advice.

Minor Surgery
Cryotherapy is available for treatment of warts and other skin lesions. Also minor surgery is performed.