Medical services

Medical Services at Dalhousie University

Suspended services due to Covid-19

The following services are suspended until further notice:

  • Vaginal swabs for the assessment of bacterial vaginosis except in pregnant women or women who fail to respond to empiric treatment
  • Stool testing for viral gastro except for outbreaks as directed by Public Health
  • Oral swabs for fungal culture/stain
  • Fungal culture for skin, hair and nails
  • Ear syringing
  • LN2 removal (for hands and feet)
  • Immunization review and form completion
  • TB testing

Current services available

Physician services

  • Anxiety management
  • Assessment of broken bones & sprains
  • Assessment for stitches
  • Birth control education
  • Dressing changes
  • Emegency contraception
  • Emergency first aid 
  • Health form completion
  • LGBTQ2SIA+ health
  • Medical condition diagnosis & treatment
  • Medical exams and consultations
  • Mental health care
  • Obstetrical care
  • PAP Smear
  • Pregnancy testing
  • Prescriptions
  • Psychiatric care
  • Referrals to specialist care, including to see a psychiatrist 
  • Limited TB/Mantoux skin tests
  • Sexual health education
  • Sports medicine
  • STI testing
  • Stress management
  • Support for issues including food, housing, and relationships
  • Vasectomies

Nursing services

  • Routine childhood immunizations
  • Immunization review and form completion
  • Injections (allergy injections, B12, testosterone, depo-provera, lupron)
  • TB testing
  • Ongoing immunization series
  • STI testing
  • Suture/staple removal
  • Wound care
  • Dressing changes
  • Emergency contraception
  • Pregnancy testing