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Gardens Medical and Sports Medicine Centre

Primary Healthcare Service

Today

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

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COVID-19 Vaccination

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Getting a COVID-19 vaccine is an important step you can take to protect yourself, your kaumātua and whānau from the effects of the virus. For more information on the COVID-19 vaccines and eligibility visit Ministry of Health - COVID-19 vaccines

The majority of routine vaccinations can now be administered before, after, or at the same time as your COVID-19 vaccinations. The exception to this is the Zostavax (shingles) vaccine where a 7-day gap before or after receiving the Pfizer COVID-19 is advised. If you have any questions, please discuss with your health provider.

Covid-19 testing

GP practice - enrolled and casual patients

This practice provides Covid-19 testing to enrolled and casual patients. Please call the practice for more information.

Testing for Travel

This clinic provides pre-departure testing for people who are travelling. Please call to book an appointment.

Description

We are a general practice aiming to provide evidence-based high quality healthcare for all patients, with an emphasis on health education and preventative medicine. We work closely with our extended allied healthcare providers and include in our health centre:  Dentist, Hygienist, Physiotherapists as well as a Soft Tissue Therapist. 

Staff
Our team is made up of 2 GPs (see details below under “General Practitioners”) and:

Nursing Staff:  Vicky Smith

Receptionists: Glenda Haywood, Lu Kahn 

Doctors

Enrolling new patients

No

This practice is not currently enrolling new patients.

Fees

Enrolled Patient Fees

Under 14 yearsFREE
14-17 years$28.00
18-24 years$38.00
25-44 years$48.00
45-64 years$47.00
65+ years$42.00

Enrolled Patients with Community Services Card 

 
Under 14 years  FREE 
14-17 years  $13.00 
18-24 years  $19.50
25-44 years  $19.50
45-64 years  $19.50
65+ years $19.50

 

Other Fees  

Casual Patients $63.00
ACC Surcharge From $19.00
Prescriptions (with a CSC)  $13.00 
Prescriptions (without CSC)  $25.00 

Hours

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb), Otago Anniversary (21 Mar), Good Friday (15 Apr), Easter Sunday (17 Apr), Easter Monday (18 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct).
Christmas: Open 20 Dec — 24 Dec. Open 24 Dec (8:30 AM – 2:00 PM). Closed 25 Dec — 28 Dec. Open 29 Dec — 31 Dec. Open 31 Dec (8:30 AM – 2:00 PM). Closed 1 Jan — 4 Jan. Open 5 Jan — 7 Jan.

Preferred urgent care clinic out of hours: Dunedin Urgent Doctors & Accident Centre.

Covid testing hours - for GP practices, if hours differ to standard hours

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM.

Mon – Fri12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Covid testing is done Monday - Friday from 12noon - 1pm.

Services Provided

Adult and Child Medical Care

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Minor Accident Care

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Minor Surgery

Minor surgery is commonly provided in primary care practices, providing fast, competent removal and biopsies of skin lesions. Other services include cosmetic work such as removal of benign moles and…

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Repeat Prescriptions

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Lab Results

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Liquid Nitrogen

Liquid nitrogen is a fast, effective treatment provided in many practices to treat viral warts, sun damaged skin, skin tags and many benign cosmetic lesions. It comes in a container…

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IUCD Insertion

An Intrauterine Contraceptive Device (IUCD) is inserted into a woman’s uterus to prevent pregnancy. Depending on the type of device, it will need to be changed after between three and…

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Immunisation

Immunisations are provided at all primary care practices and are one of the most important services they provide. Immunisation has led to the decline of many lethal diseases including meningococcal…

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Cervical Screening

All women who have ever been sexually active should have regular cervical smear tests every three years between the ages of 25 and 69. This includes women who have been…

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ECG

An ECG is a recording of your heart's electrical activity. Electrode patches are attached to your skin to measure the electrical impulses given off by your heart. The result is…

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Spirometry

Spirometry is a tool that measures how effectively your lungs are working. It is able to show how much air lungs are able to hold (their volume) and how much…

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Travel Advice / Immunisations

Another service offered to you at your GP surgery (primary care practice) is advice and immunisation before you go to another country. While you are likely to have the immunisations…

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Well Child/Tamariki Ora Health Checks – Birth to Three Years

All New Zealand children are entitled to 11 free health checks from birth to three years. The checks aim to ensure that children are growing and developing as well as…

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COVID-19 Vaccination

  • Anyone currently eligible can access
  • Make an appointment

Getting a COVID-19 vaccine is an important step you can take to protect yourself, your kaumātua and whānau from the effects of the virus. For more information on the COVID-19…

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Covid-19 vaccination booking URL

Special Assistance Support (COVID-19 Vaccination)

Special Assistance Support (COVID-19 Vaccination)

  • Wheelchair access

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Parking

There is free parking available at Gardens Medical.

Contact Details

26 Bank Street
North East Valley
Dunedin
OTA 9010

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Street Address

26 Bank Street
North East Valley
Dunedin
OTA 9010

Postal Address

Gardens Medical & Sports Medicine Centre
PO Box 8090
Dunedin

This page was last updated at 11:59AM on December 2, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Gardens Medical and Sports Medicine Centre.