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Chronic Pain Services

Alternate names: (Previous names: Chronic Pain Centre Services)

Helps people find ways to manage chronic pain (e.g., musculoskeletal, neuropathic, pelvic, or headache pain).

Clients take part in their treatment by going to education sessions, setting goals, and exercising. Other options to manage pain include anesthetic procedures (e.g., nerve blocks) and neuromodulation (e.g., stimulators, pumps).

This service also works with the Living Well program to offer education sessions in the community.

Available to

Adults, who:

  • have had the pain problem for 6 months or longer
  • have a family doctor prepared to work closely with the treatment team and provide follow-up
  • are in stable medical condition
  • are cognitively capable of participating in assessment and treatment
  • do not have a mental health condition that would preclude participation in assessment and treatment
  • do not have major narcotic addiction
  • do not have a WCB claim associated with the chronic pain problem

Referral needed

A referral is needed to access this service. Call for more information.

Physicians can complete the Path to Care Directory referral form found on the Medical Access to Service (mas) website

Service providers

anesthesiologists, family physicians, gynecologists, kinesiologists, neurologists, nurse practitioners, nursing aides, nutritionists, occupational therapists, pharmacists, physiatrists, physical therapists, psychiatrists, psychologists, registered nurses (RNs), social workers

Service locations

Please visit the links below for more details about this service at various locations.