Dr. Sutton was born in South Africa, where he first studied to become a pharmacist, prior to completing his medical degree and becoming a practicing physician in Johannesburg. Before long, the desire to move to Canada proved irresistible, and Dr. Suttons’ spirit of adventure took him to Nova Scotia. Some 28 years later, with 20 of those years in full time emergency work, combined with teaching at Dalhousie University, our great fortune was to cross paths with Dr. Sutton and his Nova Scotian partner, Linda, who herself has spent 35 years as an RN working in Acute Care, as well as maternity and delivery services. “We’re a team, in every sense of the word”, says Linda. Linda works with Dr. Sutton as a nurse in practice at the Health Centre,
Monday – Thursday
10:00am – 3:00pm
Closed Friday, Saturday, Sunday and all statutory holidays
However due to Dr. Sutton’s Emergency Department schedule continually changing the above hours may differ
5066 Francis Peninsula Rd
Madeira Park BC
Some medical office services are not covered by the BC Medical Services Plan and must be paid for directly by the patient, regardless of whether they have BC Health Insurance or not. The fees charged by the clinic for uninsured services are in compliance with the British Columbia Medical Association (BCMA) guidelines, which are updated on an annual basis.
*Subject to change
BC Drivers Medical (Orange form) $100
Missed Appointments / Cancellation (no show or less than 24hrs notice) $50.00
Marine Medical $150.00
Medical Forms / Tax Forms $$
Frequently Asked Questions
Are you accepting new patients?
At this time we are not accepting new patients, however you may call to be put on a waitlist. You can also check the website www.fetchbc.ca to see who is accepting new patients.
Do I need an appointment for renewing my medication?
It is preferred by the physician that you book an appointment. You can have your pharmacy fax a request and your physician will let you know if an appointment is necessary. However, certain medications always require an appointment with your physician.
How long will it take to get my test results?
Most lab results are received within 48 hours. Other tests such as X-rays, CT scans, and MRI’s can take 5 to 10 days.
I haven’t heard from anyone regarding my referral.
We are more than happy to provide you with the telephone number of the establishment and the date your referral was sent. However, it is your responsibility to call the establishment and check the status of your referral.
Do you need an appointment for TAP forms?
No appointment is necessary for a TAP form, however you must be a patient of our clinic in order to receive a TAP form. You can come to the front desk and the receptionist will be happy to give you one.