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PLEASE READ CAREFULLY!! 
 
MASKS are still mandatory in all Community based healthcare clinics as per the MOH Directives.  Patients and Visitors are still required to wear a mask while present in The Peterborough Clinic. 
 
COVID-19 SELF-SCREENING QUESTIONNAIRE 
 
All visitors to the Clinic must complete a COVID-19 Self-screening questionnaire, as well as provide proof of the screening at your appointment.  Self-Screening forms are available below in both a printable and via QR Code.  Please click on the preferred link below.   Please note the COVID-19 Self-screening QR Code is also posted at the main entrance, as well as throughout the building for your convenience. 
 
PRINTABLE COVID-19 PATIENT SCREENING CHECKLIST 
QR Code COVID19 Self Screening - Mar 3, 2022 
 
If you have an appointment at The Peterborough Clinic AND if you do not pass the screening, please stay home and call your physician’s office for further direction. 
 
You may also contact the Peterborough Public Health and speak with a nurse regarding your symptoms as well.   Please call: 705-743-1000   Ext.401 
 
If you are in distress, please call 911. 
 
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The Peterborough Clinic 
 
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Medical Services

Please Note: The Walk-in Clinic closed in 2016. We do offer extended hours services to patients enrolled with our family practice physicians at this location.

At The Peterborough Clinic, we treat the most important health concerns—yours. The Medical Services page is designed to help you get more information so you can be informed and involved in your care. Please click on a link below or scroll down to view more information about our services.

Audiology
Cardiac Testing
COPD
Dentistry
Diagnostic Imaging
Dietitian
Extended Hours Service For Clinic Family Practice
Laboratory
Pharmacy
Sports Medicine
Stride Orthotics and Rehab

Please note: This is an information site only. Requests emailed through the Clinic’s website for the purpose of medical advice, follow-ups or booking appointments will not be answered. If such medical questions or concerns arise, we recommend that you phone the physician’s office directly.

Audiology – Hear Right Canada

Mission – To provide a high level of care for the treatment and rehabilitation of hearing loss using highly skilled hearing care professionals and advanced technology at a fair cost to our patients.

Location: 26 Hospital Drive, Suite 105
Telephone: (705) 775-4327
Fax: (705) 775-4328

For more information please click on the link: Hear Right Canada

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Cardiac Testing

Cardiac testing is centralized at Kawartha Cardiology which is located at 327 Charlotte Street, in downtown Peterborough.  Though they are partners of The Peterborough Clinic, the practices of Dr. Brian MacKenzie and Dr. John Reesor reside at this location and work in conjunction with Kawartha Cardiology to provide heart testing facilities usually located in hospitals.  Services include EKG, exercise stress and stress-echo testing, echocardiography, pacemaker, vascular health network, thallium nuclear cardiology and rehabilitation services.

Kawartha Cardiology Clinic
327 Charlotte Street
Peterborough, ON K9J 0B2
(705) 740-6888

For more information please click on the link: Kawartha Cardiology

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COPD

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary (Lung) Disease (COPD) occurs when the airways become swollen, weak and collapse easily making it difficult to exhale.  The most common signs of COPD is shortness of breath especially with activity. People may also have a daily cough with or without phlegm.

The main goal of the COPD Program is to diagnose and educate our patients with COPD to help keep them as healthy as possible. The patients are taught the best way to stay healthy while living with COPD, by learning when they need to be seen by the doctor and what they can do to help slow down their COPD.

COPD is under diagnosed because people don’t realize they have it until it has become quite severe.  Patients who might be at risk of developing COPD may receive a COPD Letter & Questionnaire based on their history and may be contacted to complete a Spirometry (breathing test).  The purpose of a spirometry is to see how well the lungs are working and can tell us if someone has COPD. Most patients will do this right at The Clinic.

If you have any questions about our COPD program or feel you are at risk for COPD please contact us at 705-740-6868 or chughes@ptboclinic.com.

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Diagnostic Imaging

X-ray/Ultrasound Department

At The Clinic, our highly skilled Diagnostic Imaging team provides fast, safe and accurate diagnoses for patients. Our Diagnostic Imaging service includes general x-ray/radiology and ultrasound. We use an integrated PACS system, including digital images and written reports that are accessible by the Clinic’s medical computer system and therefore available to physicians within the building, and elsewhere in the region on a timely basis.

Diagnostic Imaging is available for the public (you don’t have to be a patient).  We strive to keep the wait time for appointments as short as possible. Ultrasound appointments are typically made within a week. Our x-ray service at this location is available by appointment and a walk-in basis.

Location: 26 Hospital Drive, Lower level beside Dynacare
Telephone: (705) 740-6809

Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday: 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM; 1:00pm – 4:30pm

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Dentistry – Horizon Family Dentistry

Horizon Family Dentistry
Location: 26 Hospital Drive, Suite 104
Telephone: (705) 743-1901

For more information please click on the link: Horizon Family Dentistry

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Dietitian

Registered Dietitian Tiffany Watson offers a number of services delivered through individual counselling and group sessions.  Tiffany helps patients implement nutrition and lifestyle changes to best manage their medical conditions.

If you have any further questions regarding the services and sessions Tiffany has to offer for patients please call: (705) 740-6522.

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Extended Hours Service For Clinic Family Practice

Do you have an urgent non-routine care matter that cannot wait for the next available appointment with your family physician?  The Clinic’s Family Practice physicians offer an “Extended Hours Service” to the rostered patients of the Clinic outside normal working hours.

This service provides the opportunity for patients to see the on-call family physician during the afternoon, evening and weekend time periods, and helps to increase access to the services patients may require at that time. The on-call physician is able to access the patient’s electronic medical record and has the benefit of working with Clinic staff and its many support services.  Your family physician will then have records of your care.

To call extended hours: (705) 740-6883
Location: 26 Hospital Drive, 1st floor, behind reception adjacent to Pharmasave.

Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday: 1:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Saturday and Sunday: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Statutory holidays: Closed

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Laboratory – Dynacare Laboratory and Health Services Centre

We know that test results play a crucial role in your healthcare — in everything from diagnosis and treatment to managing a healthy lifestyle. That’s why we are proud to have a Dynacare Laboratory in our facility.

Besides offering the largest menu of diagnostic and screening tests in Canada, Dynacare has a long history of delivering cutting-edge, clinically impactful tests for improved diagnosis and monitoring. This includes everything from routine tests to highly specialized esoteric assays. Dynacare also offers complete end-to-end testing, from specimen collection and transportation, to prompt, convenient and accurate digital reporting of test results.

All test results are automatically recorded in our Clinic’s medical computer system providing the physician, and ultimately, the customer with excellent and timely service and follow-up.

Location: 26 Hospital Drive, Lower level in front of elevators.
Telephone: (705) 876-7313

Hours of Operation: 

ATTENTION: Due to COVID the Hours of Operation have been changed until further notice.
Monday – Friday:    7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
No longer open on Saturdays.

Dynacare also has an online booking services to minimize wait times.  Please visit Net Check-In to schedule your next appointment.

Dynacare is open to the general public.  For more information please visit Dynacare Laboratory and Health Services Centre

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Pharmacy – Pharmasave

Pharmasave

The Peterborough Clinic Pharmacy is part of the Pharmasave chain of independently operated pharmacies. The Pharmasave brand provides a wide selection of products and services along with nationally advertised products. The pharmacist views their role as an educator and communicator helping patients and physicians understand more about drug therapies. Patients are encouraged to fill their prescriptions at the Clinic Pharmacy and receive free on-site parking. Instructions for prescriptions refills can be left after hours by leaving a message on the telephone message system.

Location: Main Lobby
Telephone: (705) 748-5859
Fax: (705) 748-0751

Hours of Operation:
Monday – Thursday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Friday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday: 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Sunday: Closed

Pharmasave at The Clinic is open to the general public.  For more information please click on the link: Pharmasave

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Sports Medicine

Dr. Darren Barber is a family physician who also has a focused practice in sports medicine. Dr. Barber completed his family medicine residency at the University of Manitoba in 2006 followed by participating in a musculoskeletal fellowship through the University of Manitoba the following year. Dr. Barber obtained his diploma in Sport and Exercise Medicine in 2008 and has been practicing sports medicine since 2007. Dr. Barber’s range of experience comes from working in primary care sports medicine, acute care sports injuries, and a history of orthopedic surgical assisting. He has worked with professional and national teams as well as high school, university and adult recreation athletes to round out his experience.

As for services provided:
Sports Medicine at The Peterborough Clinic provides sports medicine consultations for patients who have been referred by a primary care practitioner. Dr. Barber will provide assessment, diagnosis, and offer treatment options for a variety of musculoskeletal concerns. Education behind injuries and review of imaging are standard practice. Common referrals include assessment of tendinopathies, osteoarthritis, and bursitis. Services provided also include point of care cortisone and visco supplement injections with ultrasound guidance when required.

Some injections offered but not limited to are:
*Osteoarthritic joints (i.e. shoulders, knees, thumbs, ankles, big toes),
*Tendons (i.e. trigger fingers, tennis / golfer’s elbows, De Quervain’s)
*Bursitis (i.e. shoulders -subacromial, knees – pes anserine, hips – greater trochanteric bursa)
*Large Bakers cysts

Suite: LL03
Office: (705) 740-6856
Fax: (705) 740-6898

The Peterborough Clinic’s website was created as an information site only. Requests emailed through the Clinic’s site for the purpose of medical advice, follow-ups and or booking appointments will not be answered. It is strongly recommended to phone the physician’s office directly should any medical questions and or concerns arise.

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Stride Orthotics and Rehab

(Formerly Performance Orthotics)

Your feet have direct impact on the rest of your body and support you with each step.  A small abnormality in foot function can have a large impact on joints higher up in the body, causing pain and discomfort. At Stride Orthotics & Rehab, the experienced clinicians provide patients with the opportunity to relieve lower extremity discomfort by correcting the underlying cause, using computerized gait analysis technology. They provide custom orthotics, custom and off-the-shelf bracing, and shockwave and Class IV laser therapy to eliminate foot, ankle, knee, back and hip aliments that cause pain and suffering to patients.

Location: 26 Hospital Drive, Suite 106
Telephone: (705) 740-6819
Fax: (705) 740-6520

Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
To book a free assessment please call (705) 740-6819.

Stride Orthotics and Rehab is open to the general public.   For more information please click on the link: Stride Orthotics & Rehab

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