(09) 420 8400 Kaipara Medical Centre, 53 – 65 Commercial Road, Helensville, 0875 In an emergency call 111

Opening Hours


  • Weekdays (excluding Wednesday): 8:30am - 5:00pm

  • Wednesdays: 8:30am - 6:30pm  

  • Saturday: 8:30am - 12:00pm (emergencies/acutely unwell only)

  • Nurses Clinic: Tuesday 8:30am - 5:00pm and alternate Wednesdays, 5:30pm - 7:30pm 

  • Sunday and Public Holidays: CLOSED - Call 09 420 8400 for assistance.     

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Our team of GPs are on duty during normal business hours as follows: 

Dr Phillip Barter

Monday 8:30am-5:00pm
Tuesday & Thursday 9:00am-5:00pm

Dr Dean Foster Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday, 8:30am-5:00pm
Dr Martine Gerritsen

Monday-Thursday 8:30am-5:00pm 

Dr Kathryn Elcock Monday, Wednesday & Friday 8.30am - 5pm
Dr Tomos Longworth

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 8:30am-5:00pm

Dr Kelsi Nichols Wednesday 8:30am-5:00pm

After Hours / Emergency

  • In an emergency please call 111
  • For after hours call 09 420 8400

If you call after hours you will be put through to a triage nurse who will direct you to either the after-hours doctor on duty or emergency services.

The Kaipara Medical Centre has defibrillator equipment on site.

The community is reminded that Kaipara Medical Centre is not an Accident and Emergency Centre. 

For trusted online GP appointments when we are not available try CareHQ

If you need an appointment or to talk to a GP when we are unable to see you, you might like to use CareHQ a trusted online GP consultation service, were real doctors can be access via your smart phone, ipad or computer.  For more information visit www.carehq.co.nz  or download the CareHQ app from the App store and follow the sign up instructions.   

Online CareHQ consultations cost $65 or $55 for Southern Cross Members who access CareHQ through their MySouthernCross app.


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