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Airdrie | Banff | Black Diamond | Canmore | Chestermere | Claresholm | Cochrane | Didsbury | High River | Lake LouiseLangdonNantonOkotoksStrathmore | Vulcan

Airdrie

Location: 32 km north of the city of Calgary city centre. Calgary-Edmonton Corridor (Queen Elizabeth II Hwy-Provincial Hwy #2)
Population: 43,155 and serves a population of 60,000
Number of Physicians: 31
Clinics: 8
Facilities: Airdrie Community Health Centre
Urgent Care Centre

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Banff

Location: 130 km west of Calgary in Banff National Park
Population: 8,721 and serves a tourist population of 3,000,000+ annually
Serving Surrounding Communities: Lake Louise
Number of Physicians: 29 (family and specialist)
Clinics: 3 family medicine clinics and 3 specialist clinics
Facility: Banff Mineral Springs Hospital

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Black Diamond

Location: 58 km southwest of Calgary city centre on Hwy #22,
Population: 4,208 and serves a population of 11,000+
Serving Surrounding Communities: Turner Valley, Millarville, Priddis, Eden Valley (First Nations) and Longview
Number of Physicians: 10
Clinics: 1
Facility: Oilfields General Hospital

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Canmore

Location: 106 km west of Calgary on the Trans Canada Hwy.
Population: 17,572 and serves a population of 20,000
Serving Surrounding Communities: Cochrane, Exshaw, Kananaskis, Morley (First Nations)
Number of Physicians: 36
Clinics: 6 clinics
Facility: Canmore General Hospital

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Chestermere

Location: Adjacent to the Trans Canada Highway, 18 km to Calgary’s city centre
Population: 14,682
Number of Physicians: 4
Clinics: 3

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Claresholm

Location: 140 km south of Calgary on Hwy #2
Population: 5,206 and serves of population of 12,000
Serving Surrounding Communities: Stavely, Granum, Parkland and Barons
Number of Physicians: 6
Facilities: Claresholm General hospital
Willow Creek Continuing Care Centre
Claresholm Centre for Mental Health & Addictions
David Lander Treatment Centre

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Cochrane

Location: 36 km west of Calgary’s city centre on Hwy 1A
Population: 19,164 and serves a population of 22,000
Number of Physicians: 21
Clinics: 4 clinics
Facilities:  Cochrane Community Health Centre 
Urgent Care Centre

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Didsbury

Location: 72 km north of Calgary on Hwy 2 and 6 km west on Hwy 582
Population: 6,841 and serves a population of 13,560
Serving Surrounding Communities: Carstairs, Cremona, Crossfield, Madden, Beiseker and Irricana
Number of Physicians: 9
Clinics: 6
Facility: Didsbury District Health Services

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High River

Location: 55 km south of Calgary on Hwy 2
Population: 14,090 and serves a population 18,300+
Serving Surrounding Communities: Cayley, Blackie, Aldersyde, Okotoks
Number of Physicians: 22
Clinics: 8 clinics + specialty clinic
Facility: High River General Hospital

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Lake Louise

Location: 60 kilometres west of Banff on the Trans Canada
Population: Town population 1,056 and serves a tourist population of 1,000,000+ per year
Number of Physicians: 1 physician and 2 locum physicians
Clinics: 1 clinic that provides a 24/7 service. The physicians operate under an ARP (Alternative Relationship Plan)

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Langdon

Location: Is a hamlet 12 km east of Calgary at the intersection of Hwys 560 and 797
Population: 2,595
Number of Physicians: 2 physicians
Clinics: 1

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Nanton

Location: 94 km south of Calgary’s city centre on Hwy 2
Population: 3,334
Serving Surrounding Communities: Cayley, Blackie and Aldersyde
Number of Physicians: 3 physicians and 2 part time Nurse Practitioners
Clinics: 1 clinic – Monday to Friday
Facility: Nanton Community Health Centre

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Okotoks

Location: 18 km south of Calgary’s city limits on Hwy 7
Population: 23,951 and serves a population of 30,000+
Serving Surrounding Communities: De Winton and Heritage Pointe
Number of Physicians: 21
Clinics: 6
Facility: Okotoks Health & Wellness Centre

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Strathmore

Location: 40 km east of Calgary on the Trans-Canada
Population: 14,464 and serves a population of 22,000+
Serving Surrounding Communities: Siksika First Nation, Gleichen, Langdon, Standard, Rockyford, Rosebud and Carseland
Number of Physicians: 14
Clinics: 5
Facility: Strathmore & District Health Services

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Vulcan

Location: 120 km southeast of Calgary on Hwy 23
Population: Town population 2,884 and serves a population of 7,200+
Serving Surrounding Communities: Milo, Carmangay, Lomond and Champion
Number of Physicians: 5
Clinics: 1
Facility: Vulcan Community Health Centre

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