International Ave Medical Centre

4015 17 Ave SE, Calgary, AB T2A 0S8 (403) 457-5900

International Ave Medical Centre

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Dr. Talib Muhammed and Dr. N. Magsi offer many services at the International Ave Medical Centre Including Family Medicine, Minor Injury Walk In Clinic, Diabetes Services and others.

Family Medicine:
Family doctors take care of the physical, mental and emotional health of both their patients and their patients’ families. They know your family’s health history and how it can affect you. They are trained to care for you through all the stages of your life.

Family doctors are trained in all areas of medicine. They can diagnose and treat the full range of problems people usually bring to their doctors. They know when to treat you, and, if necessary, when to bring in another specialist you can trust.

Minor Injury Walk in Clinic

We can provide expert assessment and treatment for patients with acute and simple injuries such as sprains, bruises, and simple fractures.

The Minor Injury Clinic is a set up to manage most simple bone, joint and soft tissue injuries which do not require emergency room visits. This Minor Injury Clinic is a place where you, family members and friends will receive fast musculoskeletal assessment and required care.

WE PROVIDE:

-Same day appointments, NO physician referral required.
-Urgent X ray assessment
-Fast track consultations and referrals to the specialists for bones, joints & muscles if needed
-Our family practice and walk in clinic can assess and manage other health issues as required.

WE CAN:

Clean, dress or stitch minor wounds and burns
Manage simple fractures by applying cast, splints and braces
Remove cast as needed
Provide tetanus shots

Diabetes

Diabetes prevention and risk assessment

Our clinic is proud to screen and detect cases that have high risk to develop diabetes.

We will carry a full assessment for you and if you are at high risk, we help you to eliminate it.

If you are in the zone of Pre-diabetes, you have a one in four chance to develop diabetes in five years-time. We can help you to stop this progression

Our very caring team of doctors and health care providers will give you the right advice and take your hand to change your future health status to the best.

Our approach to your health is multidisciplinary. We address your diet, your style of life, your weight and help you to achieve your goals.

Diabetes management

Our clinic provides several services that include:
Life style management
Diabetes control and follow up
Early detection of complications
Regular laboratory follow up
Vaccination
Behaviour health counselling
When needed we facilitate referral to:
Clinical dietician
Clinical pharmacists
Diabetic education nurse
Chronic disease management nurse

Diabetic foot assessment

We provide a full annual assessment of your feet to detect any diabetic neuropathy or vascular problems

We give a comprehensive advice on how you can take care of your feet, nails and skin to prevent complications

In the presence of any abnormality our clinic will refer you to a specialised chronic wound care clinic that has the following facilities:

Dermatologist
Vascular surgeon
Infectious disease control specialist
Orthopaedic surgeon