Aortopathy Clinic

Aortopathy Clinic

Clinic Details

Tel: 403.943.4959

Fax: 403.291.6814

Location:

The Aortopathy Clinic operates out of the Peter Lougheed Centre.

3500 26 Avenue NE
Calgary, Alberta
T1Y 6J4

Hours of operation:

Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 4:00 pm 

Clinic Overview

The Aortopathy Clinic provides assessment, treatment and follow-up care for people who have a known or suspected heritable aortopathy. Acting as a multidisciplinary clinic, patients may receive care from cardiologists, nurses and social workers. Appointments are available by referral only.

Referring physicians should consult the Alberta Referral Directory

Planning for your visit

Use the following resources to prepare for your clinic visit. Contact us if you have any questions or require additional information. 

Please arrive 15 minutes before your scheduled clinic time and bring all of the following with you: 

  • Alberta Health Card (or Provincial Health Card)
  • Current medication list
  • Photo ID

Our clinic is practicing all COVID-19 public health guidelines set forth by Alberta Health Services (AHS). This includes in-clinic social distancing and limiting the number of designated family/support persons who can accompany you. We also require you to wear a face mask/covering when entering our clinic. If you have any questions, please contact our clinic, or visit the AHS website to learn more about COVID-19 guidelines. 

If possible, we recommend that you stay in your vehicle until a few minutes before your appointment time to reduce time in the waiting room. If you are experiencing any symptoms of COVID-19 infection (cough, fever, shortness of breath, runny nose), please do not come to the clinic. Call and notify us prior to your appointment.

AHS provides a parking map for the Peter Lougheed Centre which can be accessed here.


Physicians


Nanette Alvarez

Cardiologist
Aortopathy Clinic

Michael Connelly

Cardiologist
Aortopathy Clinic

Michelle Keir

Cardiologist
Aortopathy Clinic

Nursing staff


Cheryl Tarr

Nurse Clinician