Women's Health

Our care provides full well women checks including cervical smears, breast examination, discreet sexually transmitted disease care, all contraceptive needs and full screening checks for general health and cardiovascular risk.


Breast Cancer

We provide advice on factors that affect a women’s risk of breast cancer and how to lower your risk. We offer assessment, clinical breast examination, enrolment and referral for breast cancer screening and diagnostic tests.

Useful links include:
New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation

Breastscreen Aoatearoa


Breast Feeding

Our practice nurses are available to provide advice and support for breast feeding mothers.


Violence Against Women

Violence and abuse can affect women from all backgrounds resulting in physical harm and emotional distress. Your doctor and practice nurses are here to help you.

This link will take you to the Auckland Women’s Refuge website.


Menopause

Our doctors and practice nurses provide menopause advice, education and support as well as symptomatic relief and treatment. You can find out about your treatment options and receive advice and treatment on sexual issues associated with menopause.

MedicineNet.com


Contraception and Sterilisation

We provide advice and ongoing support and monitoring for all types of contraception including: oral contraception, injectable depo contraception, contraception implants and IUCDs.

Family Planning website


Cervical Cancer

Cervical smears are available from our doctors and practice nurses at a time that is convenient to you. We would encourage you to be part of our cervical smear recall system to assist you in having your smears regularly.


Menstrual Problems and Pelvic Pain

Consult your doctor for painful periods, irregular bleeding or premenstrual syndrome.


Fertility Issues

Contact your doctor in the first instance and we will investigate and refer as appropriate.


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