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HealthZone is a vibrant medical practice set in the midst of AUT Millennium and comprises a team of doctors providing elite healthcare for all. Keeping patients healthy is the bottom line at HealthZone, through regular health screening (such as diabetic testing, asthma screening, well person checks for insurance medicals, along with medical surgical procedures by appointment). We place a high value on knowing our patients as individuals. We welcome new patients with no referral necessary.

New doc on the block

I’m Chris Rahardja, the new doctor working at HealthZone Medical. Although I have massive shoes to fill with Simon leaving, I hope to make...

Exercise as medicine: Parkinson’s disease

The health benefits of exercise have long been extolled. Heart disease treatment and prevention, cancer, and mental health are amongst the most commonly known...

The truth about the flu

The current influenza vaccine has been available for nearly two months now, but we are still noticing there are large numbers of patients and...

HealthZone Medical: Christmas Period

It is hard to believe that we have only a few weeks until the start of 2019 and even less until Christmas Day. Below...

HealthZone Medical: Irritable Bowel Symptoms post-gut insult

There has been an increasing amount of Irritable Bowel Symptoms (IBS) being reported, which I think has a bit to do with it being...

HealthZone Medical: Fever in Children

With flu season in full swing, we are seeing lots of unwell and feverish children. Here are some questions about child fevers to help...

HealthZone Medical: What’s P.R.I.C.E. got to do with injury care?

In fact a lot! P.R.I.C.E. is the acronym for: Protect, Rest, Ice, Compress and Elevate for the treatment of soft tissue injuries. How does it work? Protect...

Health tips for vacationing in an Asian paradise

There is a constant stream of Kiwis vacationing in South East Asia. Many manage to get through it safely with no health issues. Good...

HealthZone Medical: Be Eye Smart in the Sun

As we enjoy our beautiful New Zealand summer, it is important to be sun safe. We all use sunscreen to protect our skin, but...

HealthZone Medical: Summer Exercise – Hot Tips!

The warmer weather is finally with us after what seemed like a long wet winter. Exercising in hot weather puts extra stress on your...

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