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SYNERGEA FAMILY HEALTH CENTRE CLINIC UPDATE

  Dear Patients & Friends: For the health, safety and well-being of our patients, employees and communities, we are temporarily closing our doors effective March 27th, 2020 until further notice. We feel that the best way to serve you in light of Covid-19 is to closely follow Alberta Health Services Recommendations.  Although we are temporarily… continue reading

LATEST SYNERGEA FAMILY HEALTH CENTRE UPDATE

 Latest Update from Synergea Family Health Centre. As mentioned in our last update, the COVID19 crisis is evolving in a dizzying manner. With respect to new recommendations and guidance, the following changes will be instituted at Synergea Family Health Centre effective Monday, March 23, 2020.   1. The clinic hours will be reduced to minimize… continue reading

SYNERGEA FAMILY HEALTH CENTRE STRATEGY TO MITIGATE RISK FOR COVID19

As a responsible, community-based health care clinic, Synergea recognizes the public health concerns surrounding the COVID19 (corona virus) crisis. As a result, Synergea is implementing a strategy, effective immediately, to participate in minimizing and mitigating the risk to our community of patients and clients, to our practitioners and our staff. The following policies and measures… continue reading

Synergea Family Day Weekend Hours

We, the Synergea Family,  would like to wish everyone,  a Family Day filled with the many moments to treasure for years to come. Synergea Family Health will be closed on Monday, February 17th for Family Day.  Regular office hours will resume on Tuesday, February 18th.

Happy Valentine’s Day

We would like to everyone a Happy Valentine’s Day today!  If you have forgotten and are scrambling for a gift for that someone special we have massage and acupuncture gift certificates available as well as aromatherapy bracelets.

ONLINE BOOKING IS NOW AVAILABLE WITH DR. LAUREN APPLETON

You are now able to book your acupuncture appointments with Dr. Lauren Appleton online!  Simply click on the ‘Book Now’ button on the top of our home page, select Dr. Lauren and find a day and time that works for you to book your appointment.  If you have any questions or issues booking your next… continue reading

SYNERGEA WELCOMES DR. DAWN MAY!

Synergea Family Health Centre would like to welcome Dr. Dawn May to the clinic March 1, 2020. Dr. May is a graduate of The Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine in New Westminster, B.C..  Prior, she received a Bachelor of Science from the University of Western Australia with majors in Anatomy and Public Health.  As a… continue reading

SYNERGEA WELCOMES DR. JULIE COURAGE, D.C.!

We are pleased to welcome Dr. Julie Courage, D.C. to Synergea Family Health Centre.  Dr. Julie will be joining us on Tuesday, February 18th. Dr. Courage skillfully applies traditional chiropractic therapies.  She also employs other therapies including Myofascial release and low force techniques including activator adjusting, craniosacral therapy and visceral manipulation.  Dr. Courage embraces a… continue reading

10% OFF NATUROPATHIC SERVICES IN DECEMBER!

Do you have unused benefits for Naturopathic Services?  Dr. Christine Perkins is offering 10% off of all her services for the month of December for new and existing clients!  Please give us a call at 403-247-2947 to schedule your appointment.

Conservative Management of Osteoarthritis (OA) of the Knee

This is one of the most common knee complaints I see in my office, especially as the population ages. This sort of arthritis of the knee is the ‘wear & tear’ variety, where the cartilage lining the surface of the bones that make of the knee gradually wear away. The cartilage lining the bones acts… continue reading