The Doctors Huapai
Primary Healthcare Service
GP practice - enrolled patients only
This practice provides COVID-19 testing by appointment to enrolled patients. Please call the practice for more information.
The Doctors Huapai - formerly Huapai Family Medical Practice
We are a family centered surgery offering a full range of general practice services to you and your family.
Consultation Times are by appointment only. Our standard GP and nurse consultation time is 15 minutes. One or two issues can be dealt with per 15 minute visit. Please make a double appointment if you have multiple health issues to discuss - please advise reception when booking.
Please let us know if you are unable to make your appointment so that we are able to offer it to someone else. Due to demand for appointments, missed appointments will be charged if we are not notified.
The Doctors Huapai is fully accessible for those with disabilities and in wheelchairs. We have ample parking behind the medical centre and disabled toilet facilities. Please let us know when booking an appointment if you will require any assistance on arrival.
Doctors at Huapai
Dr Mauri Smits
Dr Mauri Smits joined The Doctors Huapai in February 2018.
Mauri, originally from The Netherlands, always wanted to travel and moved to New Zealand in 2017.
She is a Dutch trained GP with special interests in cardiovascular risk management, minor surgery, sexual health and lifestyle medicine.
With a young family, Mauri is experienced in family medicine and very much enjoys the continuity of care that general practice offers.
In her spare time, she enjoys playing the piano, camping, running and yoga.
Dr Charles Sanders
Dr Charles Sanders trained at Stellenbosch University, South Africa. He came to New Zealand in 1996 with his family to work for The Doctors New Lynn.
Diving medicine, minor surgery, geriatrics, wellness and healthy ageing are just some of his particular fields of interest.
"The Doctors Huapai is a very friendly and family orientated medical centre," says Charles.
In his spare time, Charles is kept very busy tending to his sheep on his family's lifestyle block.
Dr Malcolm Miller
Dr Malcolm Miller is a GP with a sense of adventure. He joined the team in June 2019 and works at The Doctors Huapai inbetween his ventures in the Australian outback.
Malcolm is a New Zealand trained GP who graduated from The University of Auckland in 2008.
He carried out his GP training in Auckland working at Kaipara Medical Centre, Lincoln Road Medical Centre and Waimauku Doctors.
Malcolm is vocationally registered, which means he has carried out further study and has passed comprehensive examinations set by the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners.
Malcolm is interested in helping people help themselves with long term chronic conditions such as diabetes and mental health problems.
Dr Jeroen De Naegel
Dr Jeroen De Naegel started at The Doctors Huapai in November 2019.
Jeroen has spent a year practicing on Great Barrier Island before joining us at The Doctors Huapai and is available Monday-Thursday.
Enrolling new patients
This practice is enrolling new patients.
Enrolled Patient Fees
|Under 14 years||FREE|
|14-17 years||CSC Holder $13.00, Non CSC Holder $21.50|
|18-24 years||CSC Holder $19.00, Non CSC Holder $35.000|
|25-44 years||CSC Holder $19.00, Non CSC Holder $55|
|45-64 years||CSC Holder $19.00, Non CSC Holder $55.00|
|65+ years||CSC Holder $19.00, Non CSC Holder $55.00|
Casual Patient Standard Consultation Charges.
0 - 13 years $45.00
14 - 17 years $65.00
18+ years $90.00
Phone Script $25.00 (Next Day)
Same Day / Urgent Script Surcharge $10.00
|Mon – Fri||8:00 AM – 5:00 PM|
For out of hours service, please call 09 412 9133 and you will automatically redirected to the after hours nursing service for advice. You will advised who the on call doctor is for the area if needed.
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 — 24 Dec. Closed 25 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: Westgate Medical Centre.
Covid testing hours - for GP practices, if hours differ to standard hours
|Mon – Fri||8:30 AM – 3:30 AM|
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(09) 412 9133
(09) 412 9733
321-323 Main Road
321-323 Main Road
321-323 Main Road
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This page was last updated at 11:05AM on December 2, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by The Doctors Huapai.