Welcome to Karaka Family Health

We are a family-friendly practice providing quality healthcare. At Karaka, our team go the extra mile to keep you and your family in the best possible health.

Weekend COVID-19 Swabbing now available at Karaka 0930-1330. Bookings encouraged although walk-ins accepted. Book HERE

Our experienced GPs diagnose and treat all ENT-related issues, working alongside dedicated ENT specialists. Click here to learn more.

We are a Ministry of Health designated Covid-19 Testing Practice.

We are now doing the pre-departure Covid-19 tests for people leaving New Zealand. Pre-departure testing needs to be ordered at least 72 hours before the result is required. Call us to book your test. Phone: (09) 282 5999. Please note that this cost is not covered by the Ministry of Health and is user pays. The fee is $196

Need an appointment? Please Call Us. We are not taking online bookings at this stage.  View available times

Opening Hours

Monday
Time 8:30am - 5:00pm
Tuesday
Time 8:30am - 5:00pm
Wednesday
Time 8:30am - 5:00pm
Thursday
Time 8:30am - 5:00pm
Friday
Time 8:30am - 5:00pm

Please note: These are our new operating hours. We are closed on weekends and Public Holidays.

Please call us after hours on (09) 282 5999 and you will be diverted to a registered nurse triage service. All phone calls are free.

For urgent after hours accident and medical care use:

Counties Medical Urgent Care

6 – 18 O’Shannessey St,
Papakura
Ph: (09) 299 9380
Clinic hours: 8am – 8pm 7 days a week

Enrolment

We are taking on new patients. Please complete the form and bring your passport/birth certificate or proof of NZ residence to verify your eligibility for publicly funded healthcare.

Appointment Fees

How much we charge

Enrolled, Funded Patients

Age

Under 14

14 – 24

25 – 44

45 – 64

65 and over

Standard

FREE

$45

$50

$50

$50

1st Appt

FREE

$76

$88

$92

$90

CSC/HUHC

FREE

$35

$45

$45

$45

ACC

FREE

$34

$45

$45

$45

After Hours

FREE

$51

$65

$65

$65

DNA (did not attend appointment) fee carries the same charge as stated above.

Please note that as a new patient your initial consultation is charged at our casual rate. Thereafter enrolled rates apply.

Casual, Non Funded Patients

Age

Under 6

6 – Under 14

14 – 24

25 – 44

45 – 64

65 and over

Standard

$20

$28

$76

$88

$92

$90

After Hours

$25

$33

$88

$100

$104

$102

With ACC

FREE

FREE

$56

$68

$72

$70

Non-Resident/Visitor

All Ages

$104

Payment is expected at the end of each consultation or upon request of a script/ referral letter or other service. We accept cash, eftpos and internet banking.

Other Fees

How much we charge for extras
Additional Fees

Cervical Smears  – Consult +$40

Driving Medicals – Consult +$20

Liquid Nitrogen – Consult + $10

Home visit – $150

Well Person Check – $150

Referral Letters (outside of consult) – $20

Medical Reports – $40-80

ECG – $45

Nurse Fees

Nurse Consult – $25

Medical Dressings – $20

ACC Dressings – $10

Blood Pressure – $10

Injection Fee – $15

Prescription Fees

Clinic collection – $20

Fax/Posted – $25

Urgent same day – $30

Location

Where you can find us