Clinical referrals (for GP and specialist use only)

Please note:  Canopy are unable to receive any clinical referrals directly via EDI.

Please send referrals via the Healthlink or Specialists & Referrals portals as this is our preferred option.  Alternatively use the form below and email us at admin@canopycancercare.co.nz, or fax us on (09) 638 7295 (Auckland/Whangarei) or, admintauranga@canopycancercare.co.nz (07) 577 0711 for Tauranga.

Admission to service criteria

Canopy Cancer Care (Canopy) provides a comprehensive service for the treatment of Oncological and Haematological malignancies.

Canopy has doctors specialising in a variety of malignancy’s including:

  • Gastro-Intestinal (Oesophageal, Bowel, Pancreatic, Gastric, NET)
  • Breast
  • Brain
  • Gynaecological
  • Haematological
  • Lung
  • Melanoma
  • Head and Neck
  • Genitourinal (Bladder, Renal, Prostate)
  • Guiding Principles
  • Canopy will see all cancer patients over 16 years old to assess whether we may be able to assist them
  • In exceptional circumstances the Canopy Board may agree, on a case by case basis, for Canopy to see patients under the age of 16
  • Our aim is for all new patients (i.e. not previously seen by another medical oncologist) to be seen as soon as possible, targeting within 7 days
  • Canopy Medical staff are all highly trained and specialised. Doctors subspecialise to tumour streams. so the patient can see any of Canopy’s doctors specialising in the patients’ particular tumour stream