FLU VACCINES HAVE ARRIVED AT THE ALBANY!
Avoid long wait times and book your flu shot. Call our Booking Center at 416-461-9471 to make an appointment that is convenient to you. Check in with any Receptionist on the 3rd or 4th floor, then go to the Nursing Station on the 3rd floor. A Nurse will call out your last name at your scheduled appointment time.
Alternatively, if you are at the Clinic and haven’t booked an appointment, you can drop by the Nursing Station on the 3rd floor, take a number and a Nurse will call you in for your flu shot.
Who should get the Flu Shot?
Everyone who is 6 months of age or older should get the flu shot, unless there are medical reasons that prevent them from getting it. Here are the high priority groups:
- High risk of influenza-related complications
- people 65 years of age and older
- children 6-59 months of age
- pregnant women
- aboriginal peoples
- people with underlying health conditions
- Those capable of spreading influenza to people in the high risk group
- household members
- people providing care to children less than 59 months of age
For more information about Influenza Vaccines:
NEED A FAMILY DOCTOR?
We also have 4 other female family physicians and 2 other male physicians who are accepting new patients! Please see below for more information!
Call our Booking Center to book your appointment. Because of high call volumes on Mondays, if you call on a Monday, we will take your name and number and call you back by end of day Tuesday the latest. Ideal times to call for new patients – Tuesday – 2-4pm; Wednesday-Friday: 10am – noon; 2-4pm.
NEW SATURDAY SERVICES
a) Our Booking Center is now staffed from 9 am to 4pm. Call to book, change or cancel appointments with your family doctor!
b) Our Optometrist – Dr. Negin Nowtash will be opening her practice to Saturday appointments! Call our Booking Center to make an appointment!
Travelling to a Destination where you need vaccinations?
Call and make an appointment to visit our Travel Medicine Clinic! Tel: (416) 462-2025
For more information, visit the Travel Medicine page of our website.
Our patients’ needs come first
Welcome to the Albany Medical Clinic – one of Canada’s oldest full-service healthcare clinics. The Albany Medical Clinic has been providing community-based healthcare to the people of Toronto since 1946. We provide a wide range of quality healthcare services, all in the same location. Our family physicians provide comprehensive primary care, while our Walk-in Clinic ensures all urgent problems are dealt with in a timely manner. We open early and stay open late – 365 days of the year. Patients are our reason for being here.
New patients are always welcome!
OUR BOOKING CENTRE IS OPEN:
- Monday – Friday: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
- Saturday – Sunday: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM (Walk-in Clinic)
- Holidays: 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM (Walk-in Clinic)
Our Booking Centre will schedule your appointments, answer questions and transfer calls as required. Our goal is to answer your call and book you as fast as we can. Over the past few months, we have upgraded our phone system and have been working to improve our entire operation. We are tracking the average time that you, our patients, are waiting to get their call answered and have set goals to reduce that time!
To minimize your waiting time in the booking queue, please see the chart below for the best times to call and make your appointment!
If you are a new patient to the Clinic looking to book your first ever appointment with us, please try to call on Wednesdays-Fridays. If you call on Mondays or Tuesdays, we will take your information and call you back to book the appointment with your preferred physician.
LOOKING FOR A FAMILY DOCTOR?
The following doctors are accepting new patients:
CALLING OUR PHYSIO DEPARTMENT?
If you are calling to make an appointment with our Physiotherapy Department, please leave a message and a staff person will call you back. Messages are responded to first thing in the morning; lunchtime or at the end of the day.