Urgent Care

If you are experiencing an urgent need for care due to a traumatic injury, please go to the Emergency Department of the Nanaimo Regional General Hospital.

Orthopaedic surgeons from our clinic are on call at the hospital for emergency orthopaedic needs.

Referral Process

Here is the process associated with our central intake and pooled referrals:

Step 1: Complete our standard Nanaimo Orthopaedics referral form.

Step 2: Fax our referral form to our central intake line: (250) 591-2641

Step 3: Our office administrative team will review your referral for completeness and appropriateness. If necessary, we will contact you for additional information required.

Step 4: Our physician team will review each new referral and assign the referral to the most appropriate physician.

Step 5: Our office administrative team will contact the patient directly and book an appointment for a consultation.