Hillcrest Medical Centre is a large family focused general practice in Hillcrest. At last count we had patients from 24 ethnicities from 71 different countries. We provide medical services to 15,600 plus registered patients and also casual patients.
We see many casual patients, especially accidents from the local schools and industrial sites. Hillcrest Medical Centre is part of the Midlands PHO, opening Monday to Friday. We also have another site Tamahere Medical Centre
We are a teaching practice and have been involved in the training of GP Registrars since 1999.
Our doctors and nurses have a range of skills and interests including:
- Minor surgery
- Skin Assessments
- Ear, Nose & Throat
- Travel Medicine
- Dive Medicals
- Women’s Health
- Health Checks
- Doctors who speak different languages including Afrikaans, Mandarin and Tamil, Hindi, Malay and Malayalam
- Clinical Nurse Specialist – Diabetes.
We have 18 doctors, 17 nurses and 2 Health Care Assistants on our staff. Our clinical staff are supported by a professional team of 14 receptionists. We have a management team of 4. The staff at Hillcrest Medical Centre work very much as a team.
We share our current building with a large Pharmacy, Pathlab, Dental practice, Physiotherapy practice and Medical Specialists.
Some of our doctors are currently accepting new patients. Our reception staff can advise you on which doctors are currently accepting new patients or suggest a doctor suitable to your needs.