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Programs & Services


Pediatric Orthotic Services

A service for children to provide external devices, such as braces, to align, protect, and improve the function of body structures. Devices or orthoses are custom and fit to meet the functional needs and goals of the child and family.

This service:

  • offers design, fabrication, and fitting of all types of orthotic devices, including standing frames
  • is an Alberta Aids to Daily Living (AADL) vendor for orthotic devices

Contact Details

Alberta Children's Hospital

Location Info
Lower Level, Rehabilitation Clinics
Address
28 Oki Drive NW
Calgary, Alberta
T3B 6A8
Telephone
403-955-2916
Fax
403-476-7756
Accessibility

Main entrance

Lifts accessible onsite

Getting There

Parking map

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Monday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Thursday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Friday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Access
Service Providers May Include
orthotists
Eligibility

Ages 1 to 17 years.

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.

Fees

Fees for most orthotic devices are covered on a cost-shared basis through AADL (Alberta Aids to Daily Living).

Families can access Alberta Aids to Daily Living website directly Alberta Aids to Daily Living (AADL) | Alberta.ca. AADL Cost-Share applications can be found via Application for Cost-Share Exemption (gov.ab.ca) and Application for Temporary Cost-Share Exemption - AADL (gov.ab.ca).

Subsidy facilitation.


Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services