Clutha Health First General Practice


Clutha Health First is a fully integrated health centre, providing primary and secondary level healthcare to the residents of the Clutha District from our purpose built facility in Balclutha. 

Clutha Health First

Clutha Health First

Onsite we offer primary health services, with a large GP and Practice Nursing team. We offer general medical care as well as specialist services 

 We have onsite laboratory and X-ray services. 



3 Charlotte Street, Balclutha 9230

Phone: 03 419 0500 - 24 hours

Fax: 03 419 0501



Opening Hours:

Monday to Friday:  9:00AM – 6:00PM, with evening clinics by appointment only from 6:00PM - 9:00PM.

Weekend clinics are offered for emergencies only – you must be triaged by HomeCare Medical to get an appointment

In the event that you need medical help outside our regular hours of practice, please call Clutha Health First General Practice on  03 419 0500. Your call will be diverted to HomeCare Medical who will triage your call and get you the help that you need.

Clutha Health First General Practice phone lines will automatically divert your calls to HomeCare Medical should you try phoning us when we are closed. This means that you always have access to medical care - 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.



Dr Abraham Visagie

Dr Branko Sijnja

Dr David Mason

Dr Nico Van Egmond

Dr Yan Wong

Dr Jamie Maister




Our Doctors are supported by a large team of Practice Nurses, a Nurse Practitioner and an Emergency Clinician.


Fees Information




Under 6 yrs

$ 0.00

$ 0.00

6-13 yrs

$ 0.00

$ 0.00

14-17 yrs

$ 13.00

$ 28.00

18-24 yrs

$ 19.00

$ 42.00

25-44 yrs

$ 19.00

$ 42.00

45-64 yrs

$ 19.00

$ 42.00

65 yrs & over

$ 19.00

$ 42.00

Fees Disclaimer

These fees apply to enrolled patients. Listed fees are for a standard appointment for both Community Services Card (CSC) patients and non CSC patients. Standard appointments occur during Practice working hours. Charges may be different for casual patients. Check the fees when booking your appointment.


We offer

  • Immigration New Zealand Medical Examinations.
  • Fracture Clinics,
  • Skin Lesion removal,
  • Joint Injection clinics,
  • Gynaecology Nurse Specialist,
  • Spirometry services,
  • Health Monitoring Advice,
  • Pre-Employment Medicals,
  •  Travel Vaccine Consultancy,
  • Ultrasound services.