Family Medical and Dental Centre

Due to a flood at St. Joseph’s Family Medical and Dental Centre, there may be changes to some family medical patient appointments. (Dental patients are not impacted). You will be notified if there is any change to your appointment.  Two family physicians - Dr. Laura Lyons and Dr. Saadia Jan - and their staff will temporarily move to St. Joseph’s Hospital while repairs are completed, which is expected to take about eight weeks. Patients of Dr. Lyons and Dr. Jan will be seen at St. Joseph’s Hospital during this time. Information on location, entrance screening and other details will be provided directly to those patients and you can also find turn by turn directions to the St. Joseph's Hospital Family Medical office here.

The St. Joseph’s Family Medical and Dental Centre provides comprehensive health care with a patient-centered focus. The centre partners with the Western University's Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry to support a quality undergraduate and post-graduate education program, advancing medical knowledge through clinical research.

There are three areas of care serving patients within St. Joseph’s Family Medical and Dental Centre:

Family Medical Clinic

Comprehensive care with a patient-centered focus

Family medicine at St. Joseph’s Family Medical and Dental Centre is delivered through health promotion, ongoing supportive care and the active treatment of disease. The centre is one of 18 family medicine groups working in partnership with the Thames Valley Family Health Team. The Family Health Team provides nurse practitioners, social workers, pharmacists, dietitians, occupational therapist, psychologists and other health care professionals who work with physicians as a team, each using their experience and skills to provide patient centred care.

The history of family medicine at St. Joseph’s is an illustrious one. It was the first full-service family medical centre in Canada. The centre was pivotal in recognizing that family medicine should be a community-based discipline focused on the needs of the patient, and interdisciplinary in nature.

Learn about the Family Medical Care Team

Tell us about your care experience

St. Joseph’s Family Medical and Dental Centre and the Thames Valley Family Health Team work together to provide comprehensive care for patients.

Tell us how we did. We would love to hear about your care experience at St. Joseph’s Family Medical and Dental Centre.

Please take a few minutes to fill out our online patient survey.

Dental Clinic

Located within the St. Joseph's Family Medical and Dental Centre, the Dental Clinic is full service dental centre offering comprehensive, patient-centred dental care to all members of the community.  The centre is wheelchair accessible.

St. Joseph's Dental Clinic is affiliated with Western University's Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry. Our practitioners are members of the teaching faculty and provide a broad-clinical experience to those training in dentistry.

Primary Care Diabetes Support Program

Learn about the services available through the Primary Care Diabetes Support Program.

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