Modern. Convenient. Continuous Care.

Welcome to

Tuakau Health


One place for everything

Our clinical team can assist you with all of your healthcare needs.
We pride ourselves on modern, convenient and continuous care.













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Reduce your risk of a sick day.

Flu vaccines are now available.

Continuity of care

Combining high-quality health care with modern conveniences.

Tuakau Health Centre is a community medical practice located in Tuakau.

We rely on a people-centered approach, smart application of technology and a team of talented clinicians to bring our vision - accessible and affordable health care - to life.

We do our best to ensure all of our patients see their own doctor, get an appointment at a time that suits them, have access to a safe, trusting environment and receive proactive care.

Dr Lorna Buhler

General Practitioner

Lorna is the Principal GP and Director of Tuakau Health Centre. She has worked at the practice since 2001 after immigrating from South Africa.

Lorna's interests include chronic care management, women's health and palliative care.

Dr Julia Lyons

General Practitioner

Julia is a GP and Director of Tuakau Health Centre. She has worked at the practice since 2008.

Julia enjoys all aspects of family medicine and values the long-term relationships she develops with patients, and their families, over the years.

Dr Andrew Reid

General Practitioner

Andrew is a GP at Tuakau Health Centre. He started as a Registrar at the practice in 2013 and attained Fellowship in 2016.

Andrew's interests include preventative health care, palliative care, and older people's health.

Dr Nagham Hawa

General Practitioner

Nagham is a GP at Tuakau Health Centre. Originally from Iraq, she decided to retrain in General Practice after moving to New Zealand in 2010. She attained RNZCGP membership in 2014 and became a fellow in 2019.

Nagham's interests include women's health and minor surgery. She also has a Certificate in Emergency Paediatrics.

Dr Angela Wagner

General Practitioner

Angela is a GP at Tuakau Health Centre. She completed Auckland Medical School in 2014 following her PHD. She has been working in Tuakau since 2016.

Angela enjoys all aspects of general practice and evidence based research. Outside of work, she enjoys badminton, music and DIY.

Dr Suyasha Lobo

General Practitioner

Suyasha is a GP at Tuakau Health Centre. She has worked at the practice since 2019.

Suyasha believes an individual's greater life context is a key determinant of their health; and, as a result, she places great emphasis on providing thoughtful, whole-person care.

Dr Istvan Orosz

General Practitioner

Istvan started working as a GP in Tuakau Health Centre in 2020 after living and working in Rural Taranaki.

He believes General Practice is a unique and very important element providing support to New Zealanders. Istvan enjoys all aspect of General Practice. Outside of work he enjoys dog training, baking and volunteering.

Jo Eustace

Nurse Practitioner

Jo has 20 years’ experience in primary care nursing and completed her advanced training as a Primary Care Nurse Practitioner in 2016. She now works as a Nurse Practitioner and has the same investigation, prescribing and referral rights as a doctor.

Jo's interests include children's health and mental health.

Dr Jordan Baldwin


Jordan is a GP Registrar at Tuakau Health Centre until December 2020.

Appointment fees

Exceptional health care. Affordable prices.

ACC Consultations (Registered Patients)

0 — 13 Years


14 — 17 Years


18 — 64 Years


65+ Years


CSC Standard Consultations

0 — 13 Years


14 — 17 Years


18+ Years


Registered Patients

0 — 13 Years


14 — 17 Years


14 — 64 Years


65+ Years


Casual Patients

0 — 13 Years


14 — 17 Years


18+ Years


All Patients

Phone Consultation


Nurse Consultation


Repeat Prescriptions

Via Phone


Via Patient Portal


Tuakau Health Centre will be offering reduced standard consultation fees to all Community Service Card holders from 1 December 2018.

"Dr. Buhler was wonderful. She is polite, very knowledgeable and has a caring personality. There is no mistaking that the team at Tuakau Health Centre genuinely care about your health and well-being. "

Patient, Tuakau Health Centre

Enrol online

Registering with our practice is easy.
Simply complete our online enrolment form.

Our online enrolment form takes approximately 10 minutes to complete.
Enrolling is free and voluntary. If you choose not to enrol you can still receive health care services from your chosen GP, general practice or primary health care services provider.
Advantages of enrolling are that your visits to the doctor will be cheaper and you will have direct access to a range of services linked to our PHO.

Need to see a
doctor or nurse?


55 George Street,
Auckland 2121


P: (09) 236 8068
F: (09) 236 8069


Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri - 8AM to 5PM
Thurs - 8AM to 7PM
Sat - 9AM to 12PM