The Doctors Bayfair
Primary Healthcare Service
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
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.
At The Doctors Bayfair, we work with you to make your future healthy and when health issues or accidents happen, we’re there to provide the care, advice and support your needs. As your family doctor, we have a modern, well-equipped medical centre, located between Mt Maunganui and Pāpāmoa.
Each member of our large team of General Practitioners brings a commitment to quality family health care. Each doctor also has specialist interests ranging from child, womens and mens health, sports medicine, minor surgery, specialist ACC work, immigration medicals, and occupational health. As well as General Practice, we run an array of nurses clinics including; diabetes, immunisation, wound clinic, biopsies, healthy lifestyle, care plus, asthma, flu and a fracture clinic. We are a Registered Provider for Immigration New Zealand.
Our team is made up of GPs (see details below under “General Practitioners”) and:
Acute doctor: Dr Gwenda Naepi
Practice manager: Rowena Cook
Nurse practitioner: Lorraine Hogan
Nursing Staff: Julie Cowley (Nurse Prescriber), Mary (Nurse Lead) Roxanne, Claire, Jade, Erica, Michelle, Teri (HCA)
Reception Staff: Janey, Tahlia, Jaimee, Carol, Rachael
Enrolling new patients
This practice is enrolling new patients.
Enrolled Patient Fees
|Under 14 years||Free|
Walkin service surcharge M-F $5 and Saturdays $10. Enrolled and casual
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
|Mon – Fri||8:00 AM – 5:00 PM|
|Sat||8:00 AM – 12:00 PM|
Note: Saturday - urgent walk-in clinic for casual & enrolled patients
Sunday & Public Holidays - Closed.
Phone GP practice and follow instructions. You will be transferred to an after hours service who will direct you
Public Holidays: Closed Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb), 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 — 25 Dec. Closed 26 Dec — 28 Dec. Open 29 Dec — 31 Dec. Closed 1 Jan — 4 Jan. Open 5 Jan — 7 Jan.
Preferred urgent care clinic out of hours: Accident and HealthCare.
Adult and Child Medical Care
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Minor Accident Care
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Travel Advice / Immunisations
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Well Child/Tamariki Ora Health Checks – Birth to Three Years
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A patient portal is a secure online tool provided by GP practices that can allow convenient access to your health information as well as interaction with the practice e.g. booking…
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Online Booking URL
Bay of Plenty
(07) 572 6800
(07) 575 0955
Note: Saturday urgent walk-in clinic will be closed at Levels 4 & 3Book an Appointment
42 Girven Road
Bay Of Plenty 3116
42 Girven Road
Bay Of Plenty 3116
PO Box 10022
Mount Maunganui 3152
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This page was last updated at 2:02PM on November 22, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by The Doctors Bayfair.