Located in Calgary, AB.
Grief Support Program
Provides support for people coping with the death of a loved one, including one-to-one and group counseling.
Provides care for people with osteoporosis and other bone disorders. Offers care for people with osteoporosis and metabolic bone disease, as well as education for clients, the community, and healthcare providers. Bone health classes are held monthly. The classes are free and open to anyone. Target audience is for osteoporosis information (not metabolic diseases).
Chronic Pain Services
Provides support for family physicians and assistance to clients to manage chronic pain. Services include:
- focus on goal attainment, self-management and functional improvement
- pain education classes/groups
- 3 program-specific streams: neuromusculoskeletal pain, pelvic pain in women, and headaches
Calgary Adult Bariatric Specialty Clinic
Provides surgical treatment options for adults with obesity.
This clinic provides assessment and support for patients undergoing bariatric surgery. The initial clinic assessment determines the patient’s specific barriers to managing their weight. The next steps involve developing an individualized care plan with the patient which may include:
- behaviour modification
- counseling for nutrition, physical activity, and mental health
- bariatric surgery
- coordinating care and transitioning the patient back to their family physician with recommendations from the clinic
Please note, it takes several appointments and considerable time to determine eligibility for bariatric surgery
Diabetes Insulin Pump Clinics
Assesses and supports people with diabetes who want to use an insulin pump. Provides support for people of all ages with Type 1 diabetes who use an insulin pump. An insulin pump is a device a person wears instead of giving daily insulin injections. It is portable and can be programmed. It’s about the size of a pager and delivers fast-acting insulin through a small tube that is put under the skin. The site has to be changed every 2 to 3 days
Call 403-955-8118 or the booking line 403-955-8146.
Referral by fax for consultation. Lab work forwarded by referring physician.