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Best Doctors®.
Because your family
deserves more.

Get expert medical support with Asteron Life.

What is Best Doctors®?

Best Doctors® is included at no extra cost with Asteron Life Trauma Cover, Cancer Cover or Disability Insurance giving these Asteron Life customers access to expert medical advice.

From cancer, persistent pain, anxiety, and skin conditions to life-threatening heart problems, Best Doctors® connects you and your family* with local and global specialists. With Best Doctors® you’ll better understand your medical issues and the treatments available to you.

Talk to your adviser today to see if Best Doctors® is available to you.

How  works

Best Doctors® services can be used for any health condition, injury or illness that affects you or your family’s way of life.

You’ll get access to:

General Practitioner within 24 hours

Talk about your general medical concerns with a New Zealand registered General Practitioner (GP) via phone or email within 24 hours of making contact.

Mental Health Navigator**

A quick and easy review of your mental health by a team of New Zealand registered psychologists and psychiatrists, from the comfort and security of your own home. You also get up-front and ongoing support from a mental health nurse.

Expert Medical Opinion

An in-depth second medical opinion of any physical condition by leading global experts to help you find out more about your diagnosis and treatment options.

The benefits of having Best Doctors®

Best Doctors® gives you access to GP’s, mental health experts, and second opinions, as well as these other benefits:

  • Helpful health resources whenever you need them.
  • 24/7 online symptom checker and wellness video library.
  • Unlimited access for you, your partner, your parents and your children, all at no additional cost.
  • No consulting fees.
  • Confidential and independent of Asteron Life.

What people have to say about Best Doctors®


"We lived with this disease hanging over our heads for so long, but it's awesome to know we're okay."


"The Best Doctors® team was genuinely interested in helping us. And they really listened."

Valued customer?
Trusted adviser?

Talk to your Business Development Manager today.

*Family means the insured person’s parents (including in-laws), partner, and children.

**Mental Health Navigator is only available to people who are aged 18 years and over and residing in New Zealand.

Best Doctors® is owned and operated by Teladoc Health, Inc., and Asteron takes no responsibility for any loss, claim, cost, liability, expense, or injury suffered by any person as a result of utilising the services provided by Best Doctors® or the information or content appearing on the Best Doctors® website except where such loss cannot be excluded by law. Best Doctors® is not insurance (including medical insurance) and it does not replace your relationship with your current doctor or medical specialist.