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Programs & Services

Neurology Lumbar Puncture Clinic

 Location: South Health Campus

Lumbar Puncture Clinic is a clinic for the AHS Division of Neurology, Calgary Zone. Referrals are only accepted from AHS neurologists within the Calgary Zone Division of Neurology.

This clinic is provided as a means of determining a diagnosis (ruling in or out).This is a procedure clinic for a lumbar puncture. The patient will be educated, consent form signed. The physician will collect a specimen of cerebrospinal (CSF) fluid from the lower back area, with the assistance of clinic staff. The results are sent to the referring Neurologist. The patient will be assessed and cared for until discharge. Post procedure care and instructions will be provided.

Contact Details

South Health Campus

Location Info
5th Floor Outpatient Department
4448 Front Street SE
Calgary, Alberta
T3M 1M4

This facility is wheelchair accessible.

Getting There

Parking available

Parking map

On major bus route

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Service Providers May Include
neurologists, nurse practitioners (NPs) registered nurses (RNs)

Internal referrals required and are only accepted from AHS neurologists within the Calgary Zone Division of Neurology. Referrals from other specialties are not accepted.

Service Access

Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.

Wait Times

An estimated wait time will be provided at the time of appointment booking.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Service Locations
Also Known As
FMC Neurology Lumbar Puncture Clinic
Neurology Lumbar Puncture CAT