Clinic News

Mountain Lakes Medical Weight, eating, nutrition and metabolic health clinic.

Queenstown's first clinic with a focus on weight eating nutrition and metabolic health. Led by expert Dr Anne-Thea McGill PH.D This new service offers medically informed guidance and care. Available every Wednesday morning at our 5-Mile clinic by appointment. Please come on in and see us if you are wanting to know how we can [...]

February 5th, 2021|

Information for Patients Regarding Corona Virus

If you have respiratory symptoms like a cough, fever, or flu like illness and you do not belong to this practice already, we can not see you at this time. DO NOT come into the practice call 08003585453. If you are already enrolled with Mountain Lakes Medical and you have respiratory infection symptoms DO NOT [...]

August 14th, 2020|

Be Prepared for the Flu this winter

Around one in four New Zealanders are infected with influenza each year. Influenza can be anywhere and contact with the virus can be unavoidable.   Almost everyone can benefit from the protection of annual influenza immunisation. The vaccine is especially important for those who are at risk of serious complications including   - Pregnant women' [...]

April 6th, 2018|

Mumps is still an issue in Queenstown.

Mumps is still an issue in Queenstown. For more information here is a very good link to the mumps resources. https://www.southerndhb.govt.nz/pages/mumps/ If you have any concerns please contact one of our friendly nurses or book in for an appointment. Please let our admin team know if you are concerned you might have mumps so we [...]

March 23rd, 2018|

Mumps outbreak

We are experiencing an outbreak of mumps, which is a result of outbreaks in Auckland and parts of the Pacific. Mumps is spread from an infected person through saliva or mucous droplets when coughing or sneezing. It can be spread via face to face contact within a metre, or by touching an object infected from [...]

March 14th, 2018|

10 Travel Tips Recommended by Your Doctor

Are you in the middle of planning your “run away from New Zealand to seek shiny new adventures” trip? Wherever you’re going and whatever ever you’re doing - daydreaming on an island in a hammock, or learning yoga at a retreat deep within India - make sure you properly prepare your body is for its [...]

March 9th, 2017|

January 2021 Updates

Happy New Year to all our patients. Smoking Cessation A lot of people use the New Year and good old new year resolutions to make an attempt to stop smoking. Did you know that you are 2-3 times more likely to have a successful quit attempt with medication compared to will power alone? Smoking is [...]

February 10th, 2017|

December Updates

November and December has been a busy time for the practice with everyone getting organised for a break. December is always a bustling time with people travelling and families coming to visit. We will be open during the festive period but closed for the statutory days. Do try to be organised with repeat prescription requests [...]

December 8th, 2016|

Travel

If you are planning an overseas holiday - diving, trekking, climbing or just relaxing on the beach. Check before you go wether you need any vaccinations or advice. There are some good websites which will point you in the right direction such as: The Centres for Disease and Control prevention website - https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel Fit for [...]

June 1st, 2016|

Merry Xmas

Wishing you a Happy Christmas and a relaxing New Year We will be open throughout the holidays just closed on the stat days. To our many patients who come from different parts of the globe: Nga mihi o te wa Kirihimete me te tau hou Maligayang Pasko at Masaganang Bagong Taon Merry Christmas Ko Sabahelaahe Subhakamana ra Naha Basra [...]

December 17th, 2015|