clinic provides comprehensive health care for your
Dr. Connie Ellis
Gabrielle Savard (retiring effective July 1, 2014)
Dr. Warren Stanich
Dr. Lisa Coffey
Dr. Sanjeev Bhatla
Dr. Serge Soolsma
Dr. Nadine Moneta
Dr. Remo DiPalma
Dr. Agnes Thompson
Heather La Borde
Dr. Kanwar Braich
- accepting new patients
Bailey - Nurse Practitioner
Jane Alabaster - Medical Acupuncture
response to a Calgary need to serve you and others
who need a family doctor and who need to
belong to a family practice our
a Clinic Family Practice.
here to further information and for the form to join
the new Bowmont Family Practice.
Medical is affiliated with the Calgary Foothills Primary
Care Network (CFPCN).You can visit their website at: CFPCN.ca
Shared Care Practice has in it Dr. Connie Ellis, the
family practice residents and any other doctors that
are in the clinic
in for other doctors who may be on holidays or not
in the office for other reasons. Dr. Kanwar Braich
will be joining the longterm locum July 1, 2014.
Manager: Ginny MacDougall
6535 Bowness Road, N.W.
Calgary, Alberta, T3B 0E8
Phone: (403) 247-9797
Fax: (403) 247-0014
Schedule an Appointment:
you call, you will be asked the following information:
specific reason for your visit - so we can schedule
the appropriate amount of time.
full name (to access your medical record).
current address and telephone number (so we can
reach you if necessary).
Appointments are booked in advance, but we do reserve a few slots
each day for emergencies, sudden severe illness, or urgent
single issue appointments. When this is the case,
please do not hesitate to call our office and explain your situation
so that you can be seen as soon as possible by one of the clinic
Make separate appointments for each
complaint and each family member.
Please update your address and phone
number if you have changed either since your last
Our busiest time is between 9:00
a.m. - 10 a.m. If at all possible, for non-emergency
problems, please try to call us after 10 a.m.
to Attend Appointment
If you are unable to attend a scheduled appointment,
call the office to cancel as soon as possible. You can cancel
an appointment via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or
leave a message on voice mail on #60.
There is a $50.00 fee for any appointments for which you do
not show up. (24 hours in advance).
Physical, Procedures and Talks
If you booked
for an annual physical, procedures and talks: Call two working
days in advance to confirm appointment.
You can help
us keep your waiting time to a minimum and the doctors to their
an appointment for each concern.
for each family member who requires care.
in with our receptionist upon arrival.
reviewed with your physician on a return visit. This policy
is to provide for your safety, peace of mind and confidentiality.
1 - 3 weeks after your visit to review non-urgent results.
Please do not call for results as these will not be given over
medical clinic is fortunate to have excellent physicians working
as a team in our clinic.
There will be times when your doctor is unavailable, and one of
the other physicians will assume your care. This team approach
is very effective and offers our patients more flexible times to
We are here
for you and we are responsible for providing the following:
hours and Saturday walk-in-clinics
care, emergency services
and post travel advice
care, pediatric care, palliative care
we expect you to be responsible for certain things:
all appointments booked and please arrive on time
courteous to our staff
that there are costs to which you may be responsible,
which are not covered by AHC
honest with your physician
that some specialists book 2 years in
any forms to be filled out by your doctor,
please give form to staff when you check
a return visit if your condition worsens,
not improve as expected or if you are
concerned in any way.
be billed directly for the following services:
letters and forms (sick notes, etc.)
forms (disability, etc.)
de-insured procedures (circumcisions,
warts, injections, IUD's splints, etc.)
advice and immunizations
Appointments $30.00. Please be aware
if you do not cancel with 24 hours notice
you will be billed. After 2 missed appointments
you will asked to find
by cash, VISA or Mastercard.
optimal medical care, we do not refill prescriptions over the
phone. It is important that your condition and medication are
reviewed on a regular basis.
If you have
a life-threatening emergency, call 911, or proceed to your
nearest hospital emergency room. A clinic physician is available
after hours and on weekends. Calling the clinic (247-9797)
after hours will provide you with the name and number of the
on-call physician. Please do not use this service for non-urgent
Physicians at the Clinic
to provide continuity and the highest quality of care to you,
our patents, we have other physicians that will work in the
clinic from time to time. These doctors allow our Calgary medical
clinic to be open extended hours and will cover for us on holidays.
Health Care and all other provincial health care plans
Hospital, Calgary Alberta
Alberta Children's Hospital, Calgary Alberta
Bowness Road, N.W.
Alberta, T3B 0E8