This pamphlet is also available in English (WU85-0646).

Endocrinology Clinic

Endocrinology provides specialized care to patients with hormonal and metabolic disorders. Ambulatory Clinics within Endocrinology includes:
  • Diabetes Management
    • Insulin Pump Clinics & Education Classes
  • Lipid Clinic
  • Halifax Neuropituitary Program
    • Atlantic Acromegaly Support Group
    • Cushing Support Group 
  • Osteoporosis Clinic & Education Classes


This pamphlet is also available in French (FF85-1812), and is approved for use at NSHA and IWK.

General Surgeon: New Glasgow

Calling Nova Scotia home means ocean views, active living and welcoming communities. Practicing here means working with passionate colleagues, providing world class care, and helping people be healthy and stay healthy, for generations. The Nova Scotia Health Authority provides health services to Nova Scotians and some specialized services to Atlantic Canadians. We operate hospitals, health centres and collaborative community-based programs across the province.


This pamphlet is also available in English (WA85-0645).

Stop smoking program for people living with mental illness focuses on peer support, shared experience

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Orthotics (braces)

We provide inpatient and outpatient orthotic services for people of all ages who require a device to protect, support or correct the position of a part of their body. Examples of orthoses include knee braces, ankle foot orthoses, and spinal braces.