New Patient Information


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What to Expect

  • During the initial visit the receptionist will welcome you to the clinic and give you intake forms to complete.
  • Once you have completed the appropriate forms the receptionist will show you to the treatment room.
  • The initial visit will include: a thorough history, physical examination,report of findings, consent and usually some treatment.
  • The initial visit typically takes about 45 minutes-1 hour depending on the complaint and treatment required.
  • 24-hour cancellation policy: If an emergency arises and you are unable to make your appointment or you are going to be late please call us immediately at 604-984-0014.
  • Missed appointments are subject to a fee.

 

What to Bring

  • It is not necessary to have a referral from another health care practitioner in order to book a chiropractic appointment. If you do have a referral or note from a medical doctor or other health-care practitioner please bring it to your first visit.
  • The clinic does not bill insurance companies directly but if the injury is ICBC or WCB related please bring the appropriate information.
  • Gowns and shorts will be provided but please wear comfortable clothing and footwear.
  • It is important for the doctor to obtain necessary information regarding past and current health and medications. Before coming to the clinic take note of the medications and dosages you are currently taking so you can inform the doctor on the initial visit.
  • Please arrive 10 minutes early to complete the necessary paperwork for your first appointment.