Full Scope Family Practice

It is advisable that all Albertans have their own Family Physician that can help manage their health. Our Family Physicians can help manage incidental illnesses and chronic diseases, they act as gatekeepers who can work with you and a variety of specialists as required to keep you in good health.


FIT-IN appointment – Same day, first available appointment with one of the UCC physicians.

Please note these appointments can be limited.

WALK-INS welcome
an appointment is not required but can be subject to availability, so please do call ahead to confirm we are accepting walk-ins that day – as dependent on the physician’s schedule

Specialist Practice

We have a variety of qualified specialists in various fields of medicine. Our aim is to provide high quality and friendly service to all of our patients and clinics in our proximity.  We feel it is very beneficial to some of our patients with chronic conditions if we can secure specialists of the highest caliber to work closely with our Family Physicians. schedule

Calgary Foothills PCN
After-hours Clinic and Services

After-hours care: when feeling better can’t wait

This is a service that is available to our Clinics’ patients who need to see a Family Physician outside of clinic hours of University City Clinic. Referral through Health Link Alberta at 811 or through your UCC physician. Location provided upon referral. Access 365 Clinic operates 7-days-a-week. It provides after-hours care and same-day appointments (if appropriate) for patients who need urgent help. Because the clinic sends a note to a patient’s family doctor after each appointment, there is continuity of care when you need help the most.

The Calgary Foothills PCN also offers Patients with number of Health classes and workshops and provides patients access to number of government programs including access to Mental Health Services and Social workers. Please follow the link provided to get further information

After Hours Clinic https://cfpcn.ca/services/after-hours-clinic/

Program and Services https://cfpcn.ca/services/

Classes and Workshops https://cfpcn.ca/workshops/

Uninsured Services

We strive to make your experience the best it can be and for this reason we do offer services that are not covered under Alberta Healthcare.  Some of these uninsured services include:

  • Sick Notes
  • Pre-Employment Medicals
  • Driver’s Medicals
  • Insurance Medicals
  • Executive Health Examinations
  • Occupational Health

Essence Pharmacy

We are your neighborhood pharmacy with a dedicated team of pharmacists with prescribing authority and certifications for providing exceptional care to serve your entire family for all your medical needs in all stages of life.  We offer variety of services ranging from travel & flu vaccinations and immunization, including compounding services, medication review, and expertise in areas of managing diabetes and much more.

For more details please visit our Essence Pharmacy website:  www.essencepharmacy.ca

Immunization & Vaccinations

We provide routine immunizations for people of all ages.

Travel and Immunization Clinic

Are you planning to travel abroad? If you are, our Travel Clinic may be of interest to you. We have partnered with Shots to go, a company specializing in travel immunizations. Shots to go provides travelers and patients with health and safety tips for their adventures abroad.

To book an appointment please contact them directly at 403-705-7468. Please note that this service is not covered by Alberta Health Services but it may be covered by other health plans. You would need to check with your own health care plan provider if this service is covered under the plan.

Chronic Disease Management

If you are suffering from chronic diseases such as hypertension, diabetes, asthma, hyperlipidaemia, COPD, and obesity to speak with one of our physicians, they will refer you to a Chronic Disease Management nurse.

Diabetes Educator/Pharmacist

We have partnered with Primary Care Network to provide services that will help our patients address their conditions or concerns regarding their diabetes, medications or dosage changes. Our patients will work directly with a Registered Diabetes Educator/Pharmacist from PCN, who visits our clinic on a weekly basis. Please speak with one of our physicians to determine if working with a Registered Diabetes Educator/Pharmacist will help.

Worker’s Compensation Board

We welcome patients covered under WCB.

Women’s & Sexual Health Clinic*

we have expert family physicians that can look after all women’s health issues.
We offer the following services in our clinic:

  • IUD consultation/assessment
  • Contraception counselling
  • STI Screening
  • Pap Smears
  • Prenatal Care

*NOTE: Referrals Required