Departments and staff

The MDH is a 10-bed unit that is open seven days a week. We have added additional activities and expertise to provide comprehensive medical ambulatory care, and prevent hospitalization and Emergency Department visits. 

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Medical Genetics services are provided by a multidisciplinary team comprised of geneticists, genetic counselors, pediatricians, dieticians, nurses, molecular geneticists, and cytogeneticists. The goal is to diagnose, treat and prevent congenital and hereditary disorders. 

Our department provides regular x-ray, fluoroscopy, CT Scanning, magnetic resonance, angiography, interventional procedures, ultrasound and nuclear medicine examinations by appointment and for emergency cases. The emergency x-ray room is open 24 hours a day to serve the Emergency Department and Intensive Care Unit.
Provides diagnostic services in the areas of bacteriology, serology, parasitology, mycology, mycobacteriology, and virology (including rapid viral diagnosis, complex viral isolation, and molecular diagnostic techniques). 

The clinic sees children who are refugees, immigrants or have been adopted internationally, who have come to Canada within the past 12 to 18 months.