Aclasta Infusion

Aclasta Infusion

Aclasta (or Zolendronic Acid) is used to treat and prevent osteoporosis. Aclasta is administered via intravenous infusion and usually takes about an hour. Aclasta is a funded prescription medicine and can be administered by our nursing staff. Discuss your bone health...
Aviation Medicals

Aviation Medicals

Our certified aviation medical examiners, Dr Charlotte Kevern & Dr Kevin Moginie, are qualified to perform certified pilot medical examinations for the New Zealand Civil Aviation Authority. These examinations are comprised of a nurse’s appointment and a doctor’s...
Blood Testing (Phlebotomy)

Blood Testing (Phlebotomy)

At Wanaka Medical, we have a dedicated phlebotomist on site until 12 noon. Phlebotomy is the practice of drawing blood for blood testing and all nurses are also trained in this practice. Blood tests can help check the function of organs and show how well treatments...
Cervical Screening

Cervical Screening

Wanaka Medical can provide cervical screening with one of our doctors or specialist nurses. Cervical screening is the name given to the process of taking cells from the cervix (cervical smear) and the subsequent testing of these cells to determine if any abnormalities...
Childhood Immunisations

Childhood Immunisations

We recommend all our children are immunised. Babies are born with some passive immunity to certain infections because antibodies are passed on to them from their mother before birth and whilst breast feeding. This immunity however, does not last long. Immunisation is...