Ground floor, Ilam Health Building, 110 Memorial Avenue, Burnside, Christchurch
Ph 03 351 6198
At Ilam Medical Centre we are committed to providing you with all your primary health care.
Whether you see us for routine checks, or when things are not going so well we will always aim to treat you with care and commitment to managing your health well.
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Health & Wellness
Ilam Medical is a General practice, or family doctor surgery, providing primary health care and support within standard weekly work hours.
Outside of these hours we are supported by the After Hours service that can ensure you can get the support and care you need 24/7!
Booking an appointment
It is important to us that you can access healthcare services at all times. Ilam Medical is open for care from 8.00am - 5.30 pm weekdays. If you call our number outside of our normal hours, your call will be answered by a nurse triage service who can guide you as to what to do... alternatively you can go to the After Hours Service
If you need help after hours
Ilam Medical is committed to supporting people to quit smoking and remain smokefree. It can be a difficult time and we want to offer as much support as required.
How can you begin the process
Child immunisations are a significant part of the role we play to manage diseases in New Zealand. We recommend that you strongly consider vaccinating your child.
The B4 school checks are managed by the Public Health team, and aim to help identify any issues that may affect your child's early schooling
You should be contacted before your child turns 4 1/2 years old.
If you have not heard from Public Health
Cervical cancer is a highly treatable disease if detected early, and we recommend smears on a regular basis for 25 - 69 years old
Are you considering a smear?
This is a highly effective contraceptive that can be ideal solution for some women, and especially to help manage those that endure heavy periods.
If you considering this ...
This procedure can often be helpful to investigate abnormal vaginal bleeding. Your doctor will be able to explain the procedure with you prior to booking an appointment.
Booking an appointment
Men have health risks that they need to manage. Ilam Health are committed to seeing that men get regular check ups for male specific illnesses. These include prostate, testicular and cardio vascular illnesses.
Don't leave things too late men
Cardiovascular disease (heart attack or stroke) is the leading cause of death in NZ. A heart check (or cardiovascular risk assessment) will let you know what your risk is of having a heart attack or stroke in the next 5 years and how you can reduce that risk.
Talk to us first and arrange an appointment
Checks / Assessments
Insurance Medicals are an integral part of our general practice work. They are more often requested by an insurance provider before they will provide cover for you.
In most cases we will need to carry out some form of medical checks and provide some level of health information, with your permission.
Of you are needing a check up for insurance
Blood test services (phlebotomy) are available Monday to Friday with our nurses.
Most results are available within a few days, but for anything urgent your doctor will request a faster response and contact you if required.
If you are needing a blood test or asked to get one
Our doctors are trained to complete minor surgery within the practice and there a number of common procedures we offer, including skin lesions, toenails and skin tag removal.
Where to start...
Ilam offers in clinic Iron Infusions. The doctor will discuss this as an option for iron replacement if you meet the criteria.
Think you need iron?
Ear wax is a naturally occurring substance in healthy ears, but it’s quite common for wax to build up in the ear canal and can impair hearing. Sometimes you may not even know you have a wax build up, or you may have a feeling of fullness in your ears, or you may have difficulty hearing.
Monday – Friday 8.10am – 5.30pm
*Please note, our building is open from 8:00am but the phones are not switched over until 8:10am
email@example.com (for Non urgent contact). Booking requests & Repeat prescription requests will not be accepted via this email.
Ground Floor, Ilam Health Building
110 Memorial Avenue
Pegasus Health 24 Hours Surgery
*From Friday 3 December 2023, 24 Hour Surgery have been able to increase some of their night and evening hours*
Please phone 03 3516 198 for our triage service after hours first.
401 Madras Street, Christchurch
Entrance just off Bealey Avenue
In an emergency, call 111. If you need urgent care or advice, please call Healthline on 0800 611 116.
Ilam Medical Centre now offers an option for non urgent after hours virtual support here: (click below)
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Ph 03 351 6198
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