Our Practice

The Practice was founded in the 1940s and has operated from a number of premises. In 2000, the Practice moved into its current purpose-built building on Beale Street.

We are governed by a Board of Directors. We have an extensive clinical team, which is supported by a professional team of receptionists and administration staff. The management team of three oversee the running of the business on a daily basis.

Our Vision at Dr Alex Stapleton at Hamilton East Medical Centre

Our Vision

Where Health Matters

Our Mission at Hamilton East Medical Centre

Our Mission

Our whaanau, caring for your whaanau

Our Values at Hamilton East Medical Centre

Our Values

  • Think quality
  • Whaanau focused
  • Partnership
  • Challenge yourself
  • Be agile
  • Look forward
  • Support others

New Patient Enrolments and Registering with Hamilton East Medical Centre

All of our doctors are accepting patients by request only, however, there are few GP's currently taking on new patients. Our reception staff can help you with your request. If you register with us we are able to provide you services including reminders for immunisations, smears, prostate and other healthcare checks along with educational clinics for cardiovascular disease and diabetes.

Booking Appointments

Our friendly reception staff will make appointments from 8am to 5pm, Monday to Friday.

Opening Hours

Monday – Friday: 8am to 5pm
(Note: Our last appointment is 4:30pm)

After hours service

Evenings, weekends and public holidays: 
Phone our clinic on
07 839 1232 and you will be linked to the after hours service which can then provide you with the appropriate advice.


You can visit the Healthline website or call them on 0800 611 116.  This service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, including public holidays. They will assist you and give appropriate help and advice – including referral to hospital, ambulance or any other available after-hours facility in your area.

In an emergency dial 111

16 Beale Street, Hamilton East, Hamilton 3210

PO Box 4096, Hamilton 3247

Phone: 07 839 1232
Fax: 07 834 0928
Opening hours:
Mon to Fri, 8.00am - 5.00pm