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Stay Healthy and Book Some “Me Time” this Holiday

This year has been full of unprecedented twists, turns, ups, downs, and uncertainties. As a collective, not only as Calgarians and Canadians, but as citizens of the world, we’ve had to make more changes and adjustments in our everyday life than we are used to. It hasn’t been easy, and we’ve all struggled in our own ways, but it has also helped us focus on the things that are most important – the health and wellness of ourselves and the communities we live in. 

Although many in-person services have been shut down for the time being, you still have access to regulated health professionals such as chiropractors, dentists, psychologists and more. These health professionals have taken every possible precaution to ensure your safety, with many of them offering appointments virtually, so book some “me time,” in your schedule and book that appointment you have been putting off at one of our 17th Ave health services. 

Dental Services

One of the first things people notice about someone is there smile, right? So take care of those pearly whites at one of our amazing 17th Ave Dental Offices.

17th Avenue Dental Choice 

17th Avenue Dental Choice offers general dentistry services, restorative dental services and cosmetic dental services to assist you with any and all of your dental health and enhancement needs. They are currently accepting new patients, so check them out online to book your appointment today. 

#110, 1301- 17th Ave SW, dentalchoice.ca

Kingsview Dental 

This modern dental facility located on 17th Ave offers an extensive selection of dental services including but not limited to family dentistry, cosmetic dentistry and emergency dentistry, as well as a range of different treatments such as invisalign, root canal therapy, teeth whitening, dentures and more. In addition to their extensive list treatments, they are able to provide services in English, Gujarati, Hindi and Korean. Head to their website now to learn more about their services and book your appointment today. 

102, 1032-17 Ave SW, kingsviewdental.ca

Mount Royal Dental Centre 

From emergency dental treatments to cleaning, crowns, implants and more, Mount Royal Dental Centre has you and your dental health covered. They’re also offering a complimentary whitening treatment system if you complete a check-up and cleaning with them, so head to their website today to find out more. 

903 15th Ave SW, mountroyaldentalcentre.com

West 17th Avenue Dental Care 

This family-owned dental clinic offers services in general dentistry, cosmetic and restorative dentistry, dental implants, bridges and crowns, emergency dental care, orthodontic surgery, Invisalign and more. They offer family-friendly hours with extended evening hours for convenience, and their dental team also speaks both Mandarin and Cantonese. West 17th Avenue Dental Care is always welcoming new patients, so check out their website now to request an appointment. 

Suite 102 – 1608 17th Ave, west17avedental.ca


Chiropractic, Acupuncture and Physiotherapy

In-person services such as massages and pedicures may be closed, but you can still take care of any bumps, bruises or ailments with Acupuncture, Chiropractic, and Physiotherapy Services. Make your health a priority this holiday season with the many different services you can find along 17th Ave.

Acupuncture Collective 

Acupuncture is another regulated health service that is currently available, and this 17th Ave collective is an Acupuncture focused clinic with a plethora of services including classic acupuncture, facial acupuncture, cupping and more. Check out the rest of their services or book an appointment online today! 

1039 17 Ave SW #801, acupuncturecollective.ca

Mount Royal Village Family Chiropractic 

Mount Royal Village Family Chiropractic has it all –chiropractic care, acupuncture, massage therapy and more, Dr. Patrick Maguire and his team of skilled professionals are here to support you with any pain symptoms you may be experiencing. They are accepting new patients, and you can request an appointment online today. 

#505, 1550 8th Street SW, mountroyalchiropractor.ca

Prairie Therapy

Although Prairie Therapy is unable to offer their massage therapy and osteopathic manual therapy due to the current restrictions, their physiotherapist and acupuncture, Doctor of Chinese medicine are still seeing clients. Prairie Therapy’s team of highly experienced athletic therapists have worked with a wide range of athletes, and offer assessment, prevention, immediate care and reconditioning of musculoskeletal injuries. Check out their website to find out more about their services. 

204, 1039 – 17 Ave SW, prairietherapy.ca

Psychological Services

Mental health is just as important as physical health, and many of our 17th Ave Psychological services are offering both in-person and virtual appointments through lockdown to ensure you have access to the resources you need this Holiday. Check some of them out here!

Now in Colour Psychological Services 

Dr. Katherine Shurer and Dr. Corrick Woodfin are registered psychologists at Now in Colour Psychological Services, and address problems and offer solutions to some of life’s signiant obstacles, such as anxiety, grief and loss, and sleep. They are also currently offering secure-encrypted video and telephone counselling for adults, so head to their website for more details, and to request your appointment today. 

933 17 Ave SW, nowincolour.ca

Our Therapist 

Dr. Shervin Vakili of Our Therapist offers over 20 years of experience, and specializes in adolescents and family, addiction, anxiety and adult ADHD. In light of the recent COVID restrictions, he is also offering online and phone services for patients unable or worried to visit his office in person. Learn more about the services he offers at his website.  

501, 1550 8th Street SW, ourtherapist.com

Shift Psychological 

Shift’s team of registered psychologists offer a myriad of different services to support you with issues ranging from anxiety and depression to finding better solutions for work life balance and chronic burnout.  In addition to the counselling services they offer, they also offer online counselling and are currently accepting new clients. Head to their website today to learn more about the services they offer. 

815 17 Ave SW #210, shiftpsych.com

 Humbke Psychological Services 

Registered clinical psychologist, Dr. Kathy Humbke, offers a wealth of knowledge and experience in working with children, adolescents and young adults, as well as expertise in assessing and treating a variety of behavioral and learning problems, autism spectrum disorders, social and emotional problems and more. Check out her website for more information on her current COVID protocols and services she provides. 

#307, 1550 – 8 Street SW, humbkepsychologicalservices.com

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