Linwood Medical Centre
279 Linwood Avenue
03 389 2550
Better Health

Welcome to Linwood Medical Centre

Our team of experienced medical and health professionals is passionate about the health of our community. We are here to assist in all of your health needs and to provide you and your family with a high standard of care. We provide a comprehensive range of general practice services in a friendly and supportive environment.

Currently located opposite Eastgate Shopping Centre, our medical centre is easily accessible, with off-street parking, wheelchair access and is well serviced by public transport.

New Eastgate location from mid-2016

In June 2016, Linwood Medical Centre will be moving into new premises on the first floor of Eastgate Shopping Centre, where it will form part of a new and exciting Integrated Family Health Centre with a range of other health and wellbeing services. To find out more about this exciting project, download the flyer here, or click here to read more about it.


Opening Hours

Monday - Thursday 8.00 am - 8.00 pm by appointment
Friday 8.00 am - 5.00 pm by appointment
Saturday and Sunday 10.00 am - 4.00 pm no appointment necessary
Closed Public Holidays

 Christmas/New Year Opening Hours 2015/16

We will be open on Christmas Eve from 8am-4pm. We will then be closed from 25 December through to Monday 4 January. Our normal hours resume on Tuesday 5 January. 

During the closedown period, Moorhouse Medical Centre will be looking after our patients. Moorhouse Medical Centre is located at 3 Pilgrim Place, off Moorhouse Avenue. Moorhouse Medical Centre will be open Monday-Friday 8am-8pm, and public holidays 10am-6pm over this period. It will be closed on Christmas Day.

If you need urgent medical care outside of these hours, please go to the 24 Hour Surgery on the corner of Colombo St and Bealey Ave.

To prepare for our closedown period, please ensure you have your prescriptions ordered in plenty of time. All prescriptions must be ordered no later than midday on Tuesday 22 December and collected by midday on Thursday 24 December

Finally, please remember to take your medications with you if you are going on holiday!

The team at Linwood wish you and yours a safe, healthy and happy festive season!


For online general health information you can check the HealthInfo website.

This is a health information website, written and approved by local doctors, practice nurses, hospital clinicians, and other healthcare professionals. The website has a mix of information, ranging from factsheets on different topics and descriptions of local health services and supports, through to links to recommended websites for further reading and research.

The HealthInfo website is provided to help you manage your own health but does not take the place of a medical consultation. If you have concerns about a condition, see your Linwood Medical Centre general practice team for individual advice.

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