Focused Practice

Focused Practice

Flu-Shot Clinic

Program Type: Focused Practice
Description:

Flu shot clinics are available to our patients every Fall at each of our three sites. Please call your physician's office to arrange an appointment to get your vaccine.

Requires Physician Referral: No
Prerequisites: Must be a patient of STAR

Obstetrics Care

Program Type: Focused Practice
Description:

In an interest to provide continued excellence in medical management for their patients, the family physicians of the STAR Family Health Team provide supportive obstetrics care, in the case of routine pregnancy, for women of the team up to 32 wks gestation. From there, some of the physicians will refer these mothers-to-be to Dr. Stacey Snider and Dr. Erin Glass, Family Physicians of the STAR Family Health Team, for the remaining weeks of care, up to delivery of their babies.

Requires Physician Referral: Yes
Prerequisites: Must be a patient of STAR

Skin Clinic

Program Type: Focused Practice
Description:

The Avon Family Medicine Centre and Tavistock Community Health Inc., both clinics of the STAR Family Health Team, hold regular Skin Clinics for patients of the Team to treat various skin conditions including warts, skin tags, and moles.  If there is a need the patient will receive appropriate follow-up care with their family physician or a dermatologist. 

Requires Physician Referral: Yes
Prerequisites: Must be a patient of STAR

Sports Medicine

Program Type: Focused Practice
Description:

Dr. Leanne Peters, Family Physician of the STAR Family Health Team, has a specialty in sports medicine and assists her physician colleagues on the Team to provide expert advice to their patients in the area of sports injuries.

Requires Physician Referral: Yes
Prerequisites: Must be a patient of STAR

Wellness for Tots

Program Type: Focused Practice
Description:

This program is offered twice a year. Please take a look at our Programs Calendar to see when the next sessions are scheduled


Description

The purpose of the Wellness for Tots program is to provide a health and wellness check-up for all 18 and 36 month old patients of the STAR Family Health Team. Parents are able to gain the knowledfe, attitude and behaviours to promote health child development with our Nurse Practitioner or Physician. This enhanced visit enables your health care team to support you in your efforts to help your children reach their full potential.

 

Online registration is not available for this program. Please call your Doctor's office to make an appointment.

Requires Physician Referral: No
Prerequisites: Must be a patient of STAR