Call us on 06-7594295 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Business Hours: 8.30am to 8.00pm with a 24 hour on call service.
Phoenix Urgent Doctors (Phoenix) is an accident and medical clinic, privately owned and open to the public. Formerly known as New Plymouth Doctors, the clinic was first opened in 1994, but was re-established under new management with the current name in 2002.
The clinic staff currently includes three permanent doctors and over ten part time doctors, eight part-time receptionists and eight part-time nurses.
Phoenix prides itself on quality patient care. Operating as a small company, all staff work as a close-knit team and with the patients’ needs as priority.
In 1992 New Plymouth Doctors was situated at the Out Patients Department of the Taranaki Base Hospital. It was open only after regular working hours and on weekends. It was run by a group of 25 GPs in New Plymouth.
In 1994 the clinic moved to the purpose built premises at Vivian Street, New Plymouth. It was open from 8.30 am to 8.30 pm 7 days a week.
In 2002 the clinic was taken over by a company, Phoenix Medical Services Ltd and re named Phoenix Urgent Doctors
This then became a 24 hour service. Clinic was open from 8.30 am to 8.00 pm 7 days a week. An overnight cover for emergencies became available from 8.00 pm to 8.30 am the next day, with a doctor on call for home visits during the night.
Phoenix Urgent doctors have a permanent staff of 4 doctors and 8 part time Nurses and 8 part time Receptionists.
Several locum doctors work at Phoenix Urgent Doctors, mostly on weekends
Dr. Chris Bohm
Dr. Usha Bagga
Dr. Caroline Graas
Dr. Sentil Gopal
A Practice Manager and Nurse Manager are in charge of the daily running of the Clinic.
Practice Manager: Mrs. Judy Fulcher
Nurse Manager: Mrs. Sharon Phillips
A doctor, Nurse and Receptionist are on duty from 8.30am to 8.00pm, 7 days a week.
An On-Call service is available after 8.00pm till 8.30am the next day (See contact us)
Our Vision: We strive to be one of the most efficient and respected providers of accident & Medical Services in Taranaki”
Our values : Respect, Professionalism, Compassion and Empathy.
Cover for GPs in Taranaki: This Clinic takes care of the patients of many GP Practices in Taranaki, particularly after 5.00 pm and during nights, weekends and public holidays.(See other services)