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North Vancouver is a large city with over 75,000 people. Although big cities offer a lot of amenities, they usually have something else in common—long wait times at doctors’ offices. Walk-in clinics can be a valuable resource for providing non-urgent medical care when you don’t have a family physician, your family physician is unavailable, or an emergency room visit is unnecessary.

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FAQs

Want to learn more about walk-in clinics and medical care in North Vancouver, BC? We can help! Here are some frequently asked questions.

Is there an urgent care centre in North Vancouver?

The main urgent care centre in North Vancouver is the North Vancouver Urgent and Primary Care Centre found at 221 West Esplanade, #200 2nd Floor, North Vancouver, BC, V7L 1A5.   A full list of Urgent Care Centres can be found here.

What is the local Divisions of Family Practice in North Vancouver?

The North Shore Division of Family Practice services the North Vancouver community. It is an independent, not-for-profit society which is made up of community family physicians. It aims to support patients, providers, and clinics with the aims of promoting attachment and longitudinal care. You can contact your local Divisions to find GP’s accepting patients.

What kind of issues can be addressed at a walk-in clinic in North Vancouver?

Walk-in clinics in North Vancouver generally provide routine and non-urgent medical care. Some examples of medical concerns that can be addressed at such walk-in clinics include:

  • Cold and flu symptoms
  • Rashes and insect bites
  • Seasonal allergies and minor allergic reactions
  • Minor infections
  • General questions regarding your health
  • Refills for stable medications

Where can I find a walk-in clinic in North Vancouver?

Many communities, including North Vancouver, have walk-in clinics. You can use Google or Google Maps to help locate a walk-in clinic in North Vancouver. Walk-in clinics tend to function on a first come, first serve basis. It is best to call ahead of time to see if they still have room to accept more patients. There are also certain websites, such as Medimap, that list local walk-in clinics in the North Vancouver area.

Where is the emergency department in North Vancouver?

The emergency department in North Vancouver is at the Lions Gate Hospital. It is open 24/7.

Which hospital is located in North Vancouver?

The main hospital in North Vancouver is the Lions Gate Hospital located at 231 15th St E, North Vancouver, BC, V7L 2L7.

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Last updated November 10, 2021.