The Doctors Tikipunga

The Doctors Tikipunga enrolment books are closed at the moment as we are at capacity.  We appreciate your understanding and will advise when enrolments are open again. In the meantime, we would encourage you to go to The Doctors Kamo, another of our local practices.

We are a long established general practice in Tikipunga and we're proud to provide our local community health care and advice. We have female and male doctors available, plenty of parking and wheelchair access. There are a number of languages spoken: Te Reo Maori, NZ Sign Language and English.  We are also proud to be Cornerstone Accredited.

Our services

  • General health and wellness
  • Minor surgery
  • Immunisations
  • Womens Health
  • Chronic disease management

Other Specific Services

  • Social Worker
  • Travel Medicine
  • Aclasta infusions
  • Drug Testing for WINZ clients

Additional Health Businesses Onsite

  • Pharmacy very close by


Monday to Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Closed on public holidays

Payment Options

Payment is due on the day of appointment. We accept cash, cheque, eftpos and credit card payments.

Patient Charges

Enrolled patients

GP consultation (up to 15 minutes) 

 Age GP fee
Under 13 years FREE
13 - 17 years $12.50
18+ years $18.50


Prices correct as of July 2018

Our Doctors

  • Dr John Benton - General Practitioner: General
  • Dr Richard Davis - General Practitioner: Vocationally Registered
  • Dr John Miller - General Practitioner: General
  • Dr Dirk Oberholster - General Practitioner: Vocationally Registered
  • Dr Kim Rapson - General Practitioner: Vocationally Registered

Enrol Now

We are not currently taking new enrolments. We appreciate your understanding and will advise in the near future when enrolments are open again.

When they do open again being enrolled has many advantages:

•    We send you reminders and recalls for important health management
•    Pay less to see the doctor
•    Pay less for prescriptions (for subsidised medicines prescribed by your doctor)
•    Appointment bookings

Simply ask at reception or download our enrolment form below. Complete all the sections and send back to us by email, post, fax or bring it in with you.  You may need to bring in an original ID document (e.g. Drivers’ License, Birth Certificate, Passport) before your first visit - call our team to find out.

You do not need to be a patient with us to be seen by one of our medical team.If you’re a visitor to the region and need medical care, you’re also welcome. Please call our friendly team for an appointment.  All visitors and casual patients, please be aware that extra charges can apply when you are not enrolled.

There are many more benefits to enrolling, click here for Enrolment information.

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