The Doctors Motueka

The Doctors Motueka Medical Centre

Welcome to our practice

We are proud to support the Motueka community and surrounding areas. We offer general practice health care and advice with fantastic medical team who are committed to helping you and your family.

Enrolments are currently closed due to limited capacity

We will accept enrolments again as soon as we can. Thanks for your understanding.

Covid-19 Testing: phone us to arrange your Covid-19 Test – avoid the queues elsewhere in locations of interest - it’s easy to get an appointment quickly when you’re enrolled with us. Click here to see how to Manage a Positive Covid-19 Result.

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We are doing Covid Vaccinations: 

Request Covid Vaccine

Complete this online form above to request a Covid Vaccination (including for 5-11 year olds) or Booster. Alternatively phone us on 03 528 8358.

We are providing face-to-face consults - all vaccinated and unvaccinated patients please scan in and wear a mask at all times in our practice. Phone 03 528 8358 to book appointments. If you have any Covid symptoms phone us when you arrive, stay outside and wait for further instructions.

Covid-19 Testing At Our Clinic

We ask all patients if you have any Covid-19 symptoms such as cough, cold, sore throat, runny nose or flu-like symptoms or if you're concerned about Covid-19. If you need to get tested for Covid, phone us to arrange your test.

Safety is our priority. We do Covid-19 testing in your car where possible or in an isolation room if an assessment is required. We have strict infection prevention standards in place.

Choice of appointments and how to book them

In Person 

Enrol With Us

Enrolments are currently closed due to limited capacity. We will accept enrolments again as soon as we can.


Not enrolled but need an appointment? 

You can still get an appointment even if you are not enrolled with us e.g. if you’re a visitor to the region. Just phone our friendly team for a casual appointment.  Extra charges apply for casual appointments when you are not enrolled.

Online Patient Portal

Are you registered for the online portal?

When you’re enrolled with us you can register for this portal, called Manage My Health (MMH). Then, any time you like 24/7 you can:

  • book appointments
  • request repeat scripts
  • view lab test results

Phone reception 03-528 8358 to start your registration

Here’s How to Complete Your Registration  and How to Use The Portal

Our Services

  • ACC treatment by a GP or practice nurse
  • Blood pressure checks
  • Care Plus—preventative healthcare service
  • Child immunisations
  • CVD—Heart disease risk assessment
  • Emergency medical care
  • GP and nurse consultations
  • Smear tests
  • Travel immunisations and health checks
  • Womens health checks

Chaperones and Support Persons

A chaperone may be offered or suggested by your doctor or nurse for certain examinations and procedures. You have the choice to decline or accept.

Would you like a Chaperone?

  • All patients are entitled to request one for any appointment or procedure
  • They are usually an approved medical professional
  • Let us know when you book or talk with reception when you arrive

Are you bringing a Support Person?

Let our reception know if you want someone to stay with you during your appointment. These are usually family members or friends.
Please speak to any staff member for more information about our chaperone / support person policy.


Standard Hours

Monday - Friday 8:30am – 5pm for booked GP appointments
Closed on weekends and public holidays

If you have a medical emergency, call 111

Patient Fees

ACC Clinical in clinic and Telephone Consult Fees


Age ACC Enrolled ACC Casual  ACC Casual with CSC
0 - 13 yrs FREE  FREE $13.00
14 - 17 yrs $13.00 $40.00 $13.00
18+ yrs $19.00 $55.00 $19.50


Please note all fees are due on the on the day of consultation, or a $10.00 administration fee will apply. 

Effective from 19 August 2020

Pay Online

Good news, paying online is easy. 

You can pay securely using a credit or debit card or internet banking (Account2Account payments) - just click below to make a payment.  Payment is due on the day of your appointment. In addition to paying online you can pay in person at the centre with cash, eftpos and credit card.

Make a Payment

Our Team

Mandeeps Manage  
  • Health Improvement Practitioner Rose O’Connor

    Health Improvement Practitioner Rose O’Connor

    Rose works alongside the GPs and Nurses to help people with stress and other challenges that affect patients' health and wellbeing.
    Appointments are 20-30 minutes and are free to patients enrolled here. We’ll work together to come up with a plan to make things better. You can ask your GP, Nurse or Reception about booking an appointment with me.

    You can see me on:
    Every second Tuesday 8:45am – 4:15pm
    Wednesdays 8:45am-4:15pm

    I often have same day appointments so ask at reception when I’m next available. I look forward to meeting you!

  • Dr Mark Grainger

    Dr Mark Grainger

    Mark has spent the last 25 years working in primary care gaining a wealth of generalist experience together with developing special interests in both dermatology and occupational medicine gaining postgraduate diplomas in both disciplines. Mark now looks forward to working within a new healthcare system in New Zealand, working with and getting to know his new practice team and delivering both efficient and effective healthcare to his patients.

  • Nurse Els Aalderink

    Nurse Els Aalderink


  • Receptionist Vicki Pye

    Receptionist Vicki Pye


  • Dr Jane Spurgeon

    Dr Jane Spurgeon

    Jane has been working as GP for over 12 years and enjoys working with older people's care and women’s health but is equally happy working as a generalist too. She has moved to NZ with her husband and three children, and they are all looking forward to exploring the region.

  • Nurse Amelia Way

    Nurse Amelia Way


  • Receptionist Rebekah Burgess

    Receptionist Rebekah Burgess


  • Nurse Practitioner Kerry Lineham

    Nurse Practitioner Kerry Lineham


  • Receptionist Alicia Ridgen

    Receptionist Alicia Ridgen


  • Nurse Jen Cederman

    Nurse Jen Cederman


  • Practice Manager Nicki Nicholas

    Practice Manager Nicki Nicholas


  • Admin Joanne Dickson

    Admin Joanne Dickson


  • Practice Care Assistant Philippa Paul

    Practice Care Assistant Philippa Paul


  • Nurse Marion Beuke

    Nurse Marion Beuke


  • Health Coach Liina Org-Klaver

    Health Coach Liina Org-Klaver


  • Nurse Practitioner Irene Minchin

    Nurse Practitioner Irene Minchin


  • Nurse Manager Catherine Appleby

    Nurse Manager Catherine Appleby


  • Nurse Caroline Jones

    Nurse Caroline Jones


  • Reception/Admin Tracey Morgan

    Reception/Admin Tracey Morgan

    UE, Telecome Technician Cert.

    Tracey is an experienced health care provider at The Doctors Motueka. Tracey has had a diverse career originally trained as an electronic technician then moving on to working as a gardener, on an orchard and as a volunteer at a hospice. Tracey enjoys staying fit, camping, biking and being outdoors. 

  • Administrator Sue Tunney

    Administrator Sue Tunney

    Sue has had years of experience in the medical industry previously working at College Hill Doctors, Palm Clinic Diagnostics Med Lab and Auckland Heart Group. Sue enjoys spending here spare time cooking, walking, spending time with family and is also a proud member of the camera club. 

  • Reception Lead Sharon Binns

    Reception Lead Sharon Binns

    Temuka High School Cert.

    Sharon is a trusted health care provider at The Doctors Motueka with 10 years of experience within the medical centre. Sharon has also had years of work experience as a nanny, home care, companion support (Lat Millinas) and previously spent 8 years at Mapua Health. In her spare time Sharon enjoys gardening, going biking, cooking and spending time with her family.  

  • Medical Director Dr Sebastiaan Klaver

    Medical Director Dr Sebastiaan Klaver

    Medical Director; GP Amsterdam

    Seb is a well experienced doctor with having spent over a year as an emergency doctor, two years as a GP in the Netherlands and completing Internships in Ghana and St. Marten within the medical industry. Seb's areas of special interest are minor surgery, emergency medicine and dermatology. Seb and his family moved from Amsterdam to sunny Motueka in 2015 to enjoy a healthy lifestyle. 

Latest News

May Newsletter

Click here for our latest newsletter and what is going on in our practice to meet your needs.

Your Feedback

  • We welcome your feedback and always strive to provide the best care and advice.  Let us know how we did. If things didn't go the way you wanted there may be something we can do to help put it right.

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    2.  Or Email Our Clinical Advisory Team

    • If you don’t feel comfortable talking with anyone in your medical centre directly, you can complete the feedback form below and one of our National Clinical Advisory Team will follow up with you.
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