Devonport Family Medicine is a long-established medical practice that has served the local community for many years. Our practice is dedicated to continuing to deliver comprehensive patient-centered primary medical care to individuals and families.
We are also proud to be a teaching practice working in collaboration with the University of Auckland Department of General Practice & Primary Health Care offering 5th & 6th year medical students placements in general practice.
General medical and preventative health care
Accidents and Injury Treatment
Minor surgery & Skin Checks
Well child care
Women’s health – cervical smears, contraceptive advice, initial antenatal care and referral to lead maternity carer (LMC)
Blood pressure checks
Immunisations / Vaccinations
IV antibiotics (as indicated), iron infusions and zolendronate (Aclasta) infusions for bones
Cryotherapy (liquid nitrogen) for warts and other skin lesions
Chronic disease management and care plans
Palliative care services
Insurance Medicals, Drivers’ licence medicals
Erica Farrimond – Counsellor | 021 171 8740
Teresa Burns – Audiologist | 09 475 9849
Monday 8am – 7pm
Tuesday 8am – 5pm
Wednesday 8am – 5pm
Thursday 8am – 5pm
Friday 8am – 5pm
A very warm welcome to Dr Miriam Brown who has joined Devonport Family Medicine and is available Monday and Thursday afternoons.
Welcome to alert level 1
In alert level 1 we will maintain some important protocols to help prevent the spread COVID-19. If you have respiratory, cold or flu-like symptoms please let us know when you book your appointment so we can prepare for you coming into the surgery by ensuring there is a room available away from other patients. A two metre distance between patients in the waiting room will be maintained as will the hand sanitising and mask station as you walk in to reception area.
COVID SWABBING – if you think you need a COVID-19 swab, please phone the practice. If you are symptomatic, you will be swabbed in your car. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to call the practice on 09 445 0528.
Thank you, with appreciation / Ngā mihi maioha. Dr. Pieter