Sexual Health

Our friendly medical professionals are happy to discuss all your sexual health questions. Family planning, contraception, the emergency contraception pill and sexual health screening are all discussed with sensitivity and complete confidentiality.

Sexual Health Advice

Our doctors and nurses are open minded and have expert knowledge to advise you on your sexual health.  We can assist with contraception, family planning and screening for sexually transmitted diseases. At all times your privacy is of the utmost importance and your information is kept confidential.

Our services include advice and prescriptions for contraception, the emergency contraceptive pill, diagnosis and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases.

Symptoms of sexually transmitted infections:

It is important not to ignore any of the symptoms listed below. Early treatment leads to better outcomes,so please ask us about sexual health screening:
  • Unusual discharge from the vagina, penis or anus
  • Pain on passing urine
  • Painful sex
  • Blisters, sores, ulcers or lumps on or around your genitals
  • Genital itching
  • A rash
If you experience any of these signs and symptoms talk to our doctors in confidence. They can advise you on suitable tests and treatment for what may be a sexually transmitted infection or another disease.

Emergency Contraceptive Pill

  • This may be taken up to 72 hours (three days) after unprotected sex. For most people it works if taken up to four days after sex.
  • It is not advisable to use the Emergency Contraception Pill as your usual method of contraception. Talk with us to advise you on better methods of family planning. However you can get the emergency contraceptive pill in advance to use if you have unprotected sex and want to avioid pregnancy.

Health care professionals providing Sexual Health Advice and Services

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General Practitioner
Fluent in English and Mandarin. Dr. Chen is a graduate from the Fujian Medical University of China.
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General Practitioner
Fluent in English, Mandarin and Shanghaine. Dr. Wang is graduate from The Anhui Medical University of China in 1988.
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General Practitioner
Fluent in English, and Sinhalese. Dr Kannangara has an MBChB from the University of Otago.
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Fluent in English and Arabic. Dr Kareem graduated in 2007 and has a post-graduate diploma from the University of Auckland.
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Fluent in English and Arabic. Holds postgraduate Diplomas in Paediatrics and Obstetrics & Gynaecology from The University of Auckland.
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General Practitioner
Fluent in English basic Malay and Mandarin. She graduated from The University of Edinburgh in 2007 and has worked in various specialities.
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General Practitioner
Fluent in English, and Cantonese A graduate of the University of Otago, 2008. A dual Fellow of the Royal New Zealand Colleges of General Practice and Urgent Care.
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Fluent in English, Gujarati and Hindi. Dr Kamdar is a Fellow of the RNZCGP and a graduate of the National University of Ireland (UCD).
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General Practitioner
Fluent in English. A graduate from the University of Auckland. She has completed her fellowship with the RNZCGP and has a postgraduate diploma in Paediatrics.
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General Practitioner
Fluent in English, Telugu, Hindi and can understand some Punjabi Dr. Durshanapally graduated from Kakatiya Medical College, Warangal, India and migrated to New Zealand in 2012.

Frequently asked questions

To join our clinic, you first need to fill out the patient enrolment forms to register with the PHO that we belong to. This is a Ministry of Health requirement.

You will need to provide proof of identity and eligibility which may include the following forms of identification:

  • NZ Passport or NZ birth certificate
  • International passport with resident visa OR work visa of minimum 24-month duration

On the enrolment form you need to indicate which of our doctors (currently taking new patients) that you would like to be registered with.

Yes. As part of completing your enrollment, we request that you have a new patient screening appointment with one of our Nursing or Medical Centre Assistant team members.

This new patient appointment enables our team to work with you to better understand your current health and wellbeing.

Following the new patient appointment as above, you can book your first consultation with your nominated doctor.

The length of your first appointment with your new doctor will be as follows:

0-39 years 40 years: 15 Minutes - 30 minutes

40 years+: 15 Minutes - 30 minutes

 0-13 yrs 14-17 yrs 18-39 yrs 40+ yrs
 Free $10 for screening and appointment $10 for screening and appointment $10 for screening and appointment
 Free $13 for Doctor appointment  $19.50  $39 for double appointment

Payment is required at the time of consultation

You will get full access to the patient portal “My Indici” once you have completed your screening appointment.

Payment is required at time of consultation. Please note that unpaid accounts will incur an additional $10 monthly administration cost.

There may be additional costs for treatments/tests/materials

We recommend that you book your future appointments via your patient portal My Indici.

If you need an urgent appointment, then please phone the clinic. We have doctors available to discuss your urgent health needs on the day.

All consultations are by appointment only.

Patient portals are secure online sites where patients can access their health information and interact with their general practice. Set up access to your patient portal at http://www.botanyjunctionmedical.co.nz/patient-portal/ or email info@bjdocs.co.nz if you would like help.

We recommend that you plan ahead and request your repeat medicines via your patient portal My Indici two weeks before you run out. If you do not have access to a portal, you can phone us and leave a message with the nurse to organise this. Our doctors use an electronic prescribing system which can send your prescription to your local pharmacy (please specify name and location).

Under 14 years free
14-17 years $13
18+ years $15
Urgent prescription 14+ years $25

The results of tests that have been ordered by our Doctors will be available on My Indici when they have been reviewed. If your test results are of concern you will be contacted by one of our team.

We are open Monday to Friday 8.15am to 5.00pm.

For health services after hours visit East Care Accident & Medical, 260 Botany Road, Golflands, Auckland 2013. Their phone is 09 277 1516.

These are consultation prices only.

Under 14 Years - Free 14 - 17 years - $13.00 18 years & over - $19.50

Note charge is the same for in person or by phone or video as you are still receiving the same high quality health provider assessment, diagnosis and planning.

We understand that things can change on the day, but we ask that you call us to advise that you are not able to make your appointment. If we do not hear from you minimum 2 hours prior to your scheduled time, you will receive an invoice for this missed appointment.