Primecare Medical Centre is centrally located in the Kensington health hub and forms part of the Kensington Hospital business group. A number of support health services are co-located in the immediate vicinity of the Practice. These include:

  • On-site laboratory (blood collection)
  • Kensington private hospital
  • Extended hours pharmacy
  • Radiology (x-ray, ultrasound, CT and MRI scans)
  • Physiotherapy
  • A variety  of Medical Specialists located within close proximity

Primecare is ideally placed to meet all of your healthcare needs. Ample carparking is available on-site.

Our team of four doctors (including 3 female GPs) are committed to working alongside you to deliver the best care available:

  • Dr Viv Arkinstall
  • Dr Dave Bawden
  • Dr Liz Ryan
  • Dr Nadine von Enckevort
  • Dr William Bloedon

Primecare is a Royal NZ College of GPs “Cornerstone” accredited practice. This means that our patients can be assured that the systems and processes supporting the GPs are of the highest standard. We are also committed to supporting the RNZCGPs and NorthTec in the training of GPs and nurses.

Opening hours:
Monday – Friday 8am – 5pm

Lab hours:
Monday – Friday 8am – 3.30pm


Manaia PHO website

Northland Pathology website