Pain Clinics and Services

 

Vancouver Health Region

Fraser Health Region

Interior Health Region

Vancouver Island Health Region
 

Vancouver Health Region

Vancouver

St. Paul's Pain Center

Services provided: Provides multidisciplinary assessment, consultation, and treatment.  Staff including Psychologist, Physicians, Anesthetists, Nurse Clinicians, Occupational Therapists and Physiotherapists. 

604.682.2344 ext 63276

Referral by GP or Specialist required.

CHANGEpain

Services provided: MyoActivation (trigger point injections and fascia dry needling), Gunn Intramuscular Stimulation, and peri-neural injection therapy, as well as a number of standard pain therapies offered by specialist pain services. Also, CHANGEpain provides movement restoration programs, pain science education, and rationalization of unneeded medications. Other programs include adolescent pain services, Botox refractory Migraine headache treatment, as well as clinical training programs.

Website

phone: 604.566.9101  fax: 604.566.9102

reception@changepain.ca

           Private clinic with some services covered by MSP,
           extended health insurance, Worksafe BC (with WSBC pre-approval), ICBC.

           GP or Specialist referral required for MSP services.

 

OrionHealth Rehabilitation and Assessment Centres

Services Provided: Interdisciplinary, single discipline and customized assessment and treatment by physicians, pharmacists, psychologists, clinical counsellors, occupational therapists, physiotherapists and kinesiologists, vocational therapists and other rehabilitation professionals. OrionHealth empowers adults with skills and tools such that they can lead independent and productive lives despite persistent pain.

Website

604.263.4998 (full interdisciplinary team available)

Private clinic with select services covered by WorkSafeBC, ICBC and extended health services.

Complex
Pain
Service

Services provided: Outpatient service provided by an interdisciplinary team, including a Pediatrician, Anesthesiologist, Pain Nurse Clinician, Psychologist and Physiotherapist, with consultation provided by a Psychiatrist and Pharmacist.  Team is dedicated to the prevention and management of complex pain in children and youth. 

BC Children's Hospital

604.875.2345 Ext. 5108

Referral by GP or Specialist required.

LifeMark Health
Centre

Services provided: Inter and multidisciplinary assessment, treatment, return to work, disability management and occupational health services.  Staff include Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Kinesiologists, Clinical Counselor, Psychologist, Physicians, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Speech Language Pathologist, Pharmacist and Psychiatrist.  

Website

604.687.5911

GP referral preferred.  Private clinic with some services covered by MSP,
extended health insurance, Worksafe BC, ICBC.

Dr. IA Hyams Fibromyalgia and Chronic Pain Clinic (West Vancouver)

Services provided: Multidisciplinary team including Pain Physicians, Anesthetist, Physiotherapist, Massage Therapist and Nutritional Counsellor, as well as Group Facilitators. Focus is on reducing pain, improving function and quality of life.

Website

604.922.2426

Private clinic with MSP coverage for some services.

Fraser Health Region

Surrey

Jim Pattison Out Patient Care and Surgery Center Pain Clinic

Surrey Memorial Hospital

Services Provided: Provides inter and multidisciplinary assessment (Nurse Practitioners, Anesthetists, Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists), comprehensive group education programs.  Incorporate procedures and technologies where appropriate for managing pain while decreasing reliance on pharmaceutical and procedural interventions, when possible.

604.582.4587

Referral by GP or Specialist required.

OrionHealth Rehabilitation and Assessment Centres

 

Services Provided: Interdisciplinary, single discipline and customized assessment and treatment by physicians, pharmacists, psychologists, clinical counsellors, occupational therapists, physiotherapists and kinesiologists, vocational therapists and other rehabilitation professionals. OrionHealth empowers adults with skills and tools such that they can lead independent and productive lives despite persistent pain.

Website

604.575.2325 (full interdisciplinary team available)

Private clinic with select services covered by WorkSafeBC, ICBC and extended health services.

Chronic Back Pain Clinic

Services provided: Provides a range of medical treatments for chronic back pain, including spinal manipulation and manual therapies, prolotherapy, kinesiology and others. Staff including a Physician and Kinesiologist.

Website

604.531.0444

Some services covered by MSP.

BC Back Institute

Services provided: Various multidisciplinary, non-surgical treatments focused on the root causes of chronic back pain, spinal stenosis, neck pain and sciatica. 

Website

778.574.4999

Private clinic with some services covered by extended health insurance.

 

                            Burnaby

OrionHealth Rehabilitation and Assessment Centres

Services Provided: Interdisciplinary, single discipline and customized assessment and treatment by physicians, pharmacists, psychologists, clinical counsellors, occupational therapists, physiotherapists and kinesiologists, vocational therapists and other rehabilitation professionals. OrionHealth empowers adults with skills and tools such that they can lead independent and productive lives despite persistent pain.

Website

604.436.3313 (occupational therapy, counselling and vocational therapy services)

Private clinic with select services covered by WorkSafeBC, ICBC and extended health services.

Coquitlam

Back in Motion

Services provided: Multidisciplinary team including a Physician, Psychologist, Physiotherapist, and Occupational therapist provides treatment within a cognitive behabioural framework. The program includes a physical and functional reactivation component, daily education sessions, relaxation sessions, return to work planning, and individualized sessions. 

Website

604.939.3011

Private clinic with some services covered by extended health insurance.

Maple Ridge

Dr. IA Hyams Fibromyalgia and Chronic Pain Clinic

Services provided: Multidisciplinary team including Pain Physicians, Anesthetist, Physiotherapist, Massage Therapist and Nutritional Counsellor, as well as Group Facilitators. Focus is on reducing pain, improving function and quality of life.

Website

604.465.1066

Private clinic with MSP coverage for some services.

Maple Ridge Physiotherapy and Pain Clinic

Services provided: Physiotherapists, Registered Kinesiologists and Massage Therapists provide a variety of treatments to help restore and maintain optimal physical function and mobility.

Website

604.467.8775

Private clinic with MSP and extended health
insurance coverage for some services.

Interior Health Region

 

                              Kamloops

Welcome Back Centre

Services provided: Primary health care services, including multi-disciplinary assessment, expedited MRI, and pain management.

Website

250.828.6740 ; 1.866.759.2674

Free Initial Consultation

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Kelowna

Pain Clinic at Kelowna General Hospital

Services provided: Pain specialists available by GP referral only.

778.478.0960

Penticton

Life Is Now

Services provided: Physiotherarpy for persistent pain, including pain management education, active pain management strategies and excerise. Therapeutic yoga classes designed specifically for people with chronic pain and depression. 

Website

250.487.1455

Private clinic with some services covered by MSP, extended health insurance.

Vernon

Aberdeen Wellness Clinic

Services provided: Massage therapy and chiropractic care with an emphasis on pain management.

Website

250.503.0123

Private clinic with some services covered by extended health insurance.

 

                         Sparwood

Sparwood Primary Health Care Center

Services provided: Primary health care services, including pain management counselling and assessment.

Website

250.425.6212

Vancouver Island Health Region

North Island

Port McNeil and District Hospital

Services provided: Primary health care practice nurse

Phone: 250.956.4461

Gold River Medical Clinic

Services provided: Pain assessment and treatment provided by a GP or Nurse Practitioner

Phone: 250.283.2626

Campbell River Community Pain Service Support

Services provided: Nursing, physiotherapy, pharmacy, nutrition, mental health supports, GP consultants and complementary and alternative health practitioners.

Phone: 250.850.2460

Courtenay

Comox Valley Nursing Center Community Pain Service Support

Services provided: Multidisciplinary clinic with occupational therapy, physiotherapy, pharmacist specializing in chronic pain visits weekly, GP pain experts. Also provide referrals to nutritionist, social worker and mental
health supports. Support Group, exercise programs
and self management education.

Phone:  250.331.8502

Comox Naturopathy Walk-In Pain Clinic

Services provided: Multidisciplinary pain management services provided by a Nurse Practitioner, Chiropractor, Acupuncturist, massage therapy and Bowen therapy.

Phone: 250.339.1148

Private clinic with some services covered by extended
health insurance or MSP coverage.

Central Island

Nanaimo Regional General Hospital

Services provided: Pain Clinic for complex chronic pain management, with doctor’s referral. Clients must attend 2 self management education programs prior to first appointment. Videoconference educational sessions 4 times/yr. to North Island

Phone: 250.799.5989

Port Alberni Integrated Health Network

Services provided: GPs, Nursing, physiotherapy, massage therapy, acupuncture, Parks and Recreation partnerships (e.g., Fit Beginnings)

Phone: 250.731.1310

South Island

Victoria – Royal Jubilee Hospital

 

Services provided: Pain clinic for complex chronic pain management with doctor’s referral

Website ; Video (Living Well With Pain)

Phone: 250.519.1836 or 250.370.8111 (local 13815)

Referral by GP or specialist is required. Those interested are encouraged to contact the clinic and attend an orientation session (offered weekly).

Brentwood Physiotherapy and Massage

 

Services provided: Physiotherapy, Registered Massage Therapy. Private practice working closely with a team of physicians who specialize in treating pain. No referral necessary.

Website

Phone: 250.652.6515

The Myo Clinic

Services provided:  myoActivation (trigger point injections and fascia dry needling).  Also, the myo Clinic offers a movement restoration program.

Website

phone: 250-590-7300  fax: 250-590-7399

info@myoclinic.ca

Private clinic with most services covered by MSP,
Worksafe BC (with WSBC pre-approval), ICBC.
 
GP or Specialist referral required for MSP services.