Community Pediatrics

The Section of Community Pediatrics provides consulting and complex primary care to children of all ages throughout Calgary and surrounding communities.

Located in multiple clinic locations, and comprised of more than 50 community pediatricians, the Section provides care in both office and hospital settings for a diverse range of medical, developmental and behavioural conditions. The Section also plays a very active role in leadership, education and advocacy.

A physician Referral is required for all Clinics. Please contact your physician or family doctor.

The section promotes ongoing research in collaboration with the Department and other partners.

For information about elective opportunities for medical students and clinical clerks click here.

The Department of Pediatrics does not currently have a PGME program in Community Pediatrics.

Education & Training

List of Pediatric Clinics

  • Current list of pediatric clinics in Calgary, including estimated wait times for new referrals and location maps.
  • Behavioural and psychological concerns can be seen, but not urgently.

Who We Are

Dr. Keith Jorgenson, Properties Medical Clinic
Dr. David Le, Pacific Place Mall
Dr. Asma Quadir, Smart Health Medical Clinic

Dr. Syeda Abbas, Kaleidoscope Pediatric Consultants
Dr. Heidi Angeles, Children’s Health Clinic
Dr. Michelle Bischoff, Kaleidoscope Pediatric Consultants
Dr. Amy ChowKaleidoscope Pediatric Consultants
Dr. Gary Chow, Kaleidoscope Pediatric Consultants
Dr. Kate Culman, Kaleidoscope Pediatric Consultants
Dr. Amanda Evans, Kiwi Pediatrics
Dr. Elsa Fiedrich, South Health Campus
Dr. Natalie Forbes (Section Chief), Children’s Health Clinic
Dr. Thiru Govender, Children’s Health Clinic
Dr. Michele Kalny, Kaleidoscope Pediatric Consultants
Dr. Faruqa Ladha, Children’s Health Clinic
Dr. Jennifer MacPhersonKaleidoscope Pediatric Consultants
Dr. Darrell Palmer, Kaleidoscope Pediatric Consultants
Dr. Melanie Purtzki, Kaleidoscope Pediatric Consultants
Dr. Nadira Rashid, Kaleidoscope Pediatric Consultants
Dr. Candace Rypien, Kiwi Pediatrics
Dr. Dan Ross, Kiwi Pediatrics
Dr. Lindsay Stockdale, Kiwi Pediatrics
Dr. Nathan Chan, Alberta Pediatric Consultant Clinic
Dr. Stephen Wainer, Children’s Health Clinic
Dr. Shaila Zaver, Kiwi Pediatrics