We have moved and it’s all good!

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After much planning, let alone the trials and tribulations of building and consents, fit-outs and oh so much more our General Practice moved into our much-anticipated brand new purpose-built medical centre facility just down the block to 30 Lincoln Road. As doctor and owner Miriam Martin commented, “It was like moving house on steroids but we’ve made it! And we’re … Read More

Proud of our Practice Manager

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We are thrilled to announce that Brendan Canton, our General Manager has been awarded the “Practice Manager of the Year 2018″by Practice Managers Association and Administrators NZ (PMAANZ). This prestigious award recognises and rewards a Practice Manager for his or her special contributions to medical, specialist, dental or allied health Practice Management. Up to three finalists, as selected by the … Read More

10 Ways to Lower Your Cholesterol

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We all have cholesterol in our bodies, it’s when we have a little too much cholesterol in our body that we can start to get concerned. Too much cholesterol builds up inside our arteries, blocking the blood flow and increasing the risk of heart attack or stroke. NOTE: This advice is a part of a healthy lifestyle, and does not just … Read More

Influenza Vaccines – Available Now

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Influenza vaccines are available now, vaccination clinics will be advertised soon or make an appointment with the nurses. Yours might be free, check out the eligibility criteria here Please note that children under 6 do not qualify for free vaccinations in Canterbury for 2015 unless they meet the eligibility criteria. Children that are having the influenza vaccination for the first … Read More

Are you at risk of Hepatitis C?

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Have you: Ever shared a needle or other equipment to inject drugs? Ever received a blood transfusion before 1992? Lived in, or received health care in South East Asia, the Indian subcontinent, the Middle East or Eastern Europe? Been in prison and used unsterile needles or been involved in unsafe tattooing practices? Ever had an abnormal and unexplained liver function … Read More

Free Services

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Under 6’s Did you know that Village Health offers free services for children under 6 years old? Enrol your child with us at 92 Lincoln Road to ensure you take advantage of these benefits. Vaccinations and most prescription charges are also free too, which is of great advantage when keeping your child happy and healthy. Sexual Health Services for under … Read More

Evening Clinics starting April 2015

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Starting in April this year we will be offering evening hours on a Wednesday. We hope this makes it more flexible and convenient for those of you who find during the day a challenge.