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WTOWN NEWTOWN Varicose Vein Treatments


Spider & Facial Vein Treatment Non invasive and minimal pain

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Specialist Vein Health

Dr Lupe Taumeopeau & Mr JK Wicks are two surgeons who set up and run Specialist Vein Health (SVH). We offer: • Consultation with a Vascular Surgeon in 5 locations • Vascular Ultrasound Lab for diagnosing • Non-invasive varicose vein treatment • Spider vein treatment with our

procedures under local anesthetic, which minimizes your down time while maximizing results. Our vascular surgeons also treat patients with arterial diseases like aneurysms, blockages in your neck arteries (this can cause strokes), DVTs and leg ulcers. SVH are Southern Cross affiliated Providers and also offer Q card finance to help with payments.

Newtown Medical Centre

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Registered Nurses • Compression stocking therapy No longer do you need to have vein stripped. Requiring a hospital stay and general anesthetic. Our vascular surgeons – Kes Wicks and Dr Lupe offer the latest treatments for varicose veins including radiofrequency ablation of varicose veins and injections. These are walk-in walk-out day

In 2013 she took a year off to travel around South America before returning to work in a number of hospitals around the country. Sophie moved back to Wellington in 2016 to be close to family. She spent six months working in addiction medicine in Wellington before joining the team at Newtown. Sophie believes in a holistic and pre-

ventative health care model. She has a wide area of interests within medicine but is particularly passionate about care of the elderly and children. Sophie is also a keen sports woman. She plays football for Island Bay women’s team and enjoys competing in multi sports events and is currently training for an iron woman.

rience between them. They believe it is paramount that each individual is viewed holistically to maximise the best outcome for them. They endeavour to empower people with the knowledge of what is happening with their hands and the best way for their hands to be managed. Working Hands holds an ACC contract so

those eligible will have their consultation and splintage costs covered. Where required, an onward referral for further investigations or specialist care can be made. Working Hands will be turning 12 years old in October. To celebrate this, Working Hands would like to offer $12 off your initial, private consultation.

and purchase the art. “Guests will enjoy live music, fine wines, and a complimentary drink on arrival. “It was a fabulous event last year with over 200 attending the Gala with significant funds raised. “This year’s proceeds will go towards a shade sail for the upgraded playground.”

Gala Opening tickets can be purchased from or door sales. Adults $22, Children are free accompanied by an adult. Doors open at 7pm on Friday 1st September for the Gala event. The show is open to the public over the weekend with entrance free of charge.

Working Hands

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SWIS Annual Art Show

33 Rintoul Street, Newtown Ph (04) 389 9955

South Wellington Intermediate School is gearing up for its 3rd Annual Art Show with the Gala Opening night promising to be bigger and better than before. This year we have over 30 artists from around NZ, including artists Sheyne Tuffery and Lisa Walker. Principal, Traci Liddall, says “This is an opportunity to be first to view

3rd SWIS Art Show Fundraiser Gala Opening - $22 - 1 Sept 7-9pm

Present this voucher to receive $12 off your first visit or any items purchased over $20* *Valid until 31/12/2017.

Working Hands is a privatelyowned clinic that specialises in managing conditions of the lower arm; hand, wrist and elbow.

Shop 7, Lychgate Centre, 100 Riddiford Street, Newtown

PH: 04 939 4263 |

Featured artworks courtesy of Sheyne Tuffery, Lee Robinson and Michele Bryant

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