Psychiatry practice in Burnaby demonstrates expertise and skills in dealing with community mental health patients, inpatients, EPI clients, and geriatrics. Services include ECT and consultation liaison.
The team has 10 psychiatrists with on-call of 1 in 12 with a full complement of physicians. The mental health system is well-developed, with hospital-based inpatient beds and psychiatry liaison in the emergency department. Community mental health and addiction teams are integrated with other components of mental health, including inpatient, group therapy program, a network of residential facilities, and CRESST.
Size: 309 beds
3935 Kincaid Street
Burnaby, B.C. V5G 2X6
- Elective Rotations: By arrangement
- Size: 25 beds (inpatient)
- Department Head: Dr. Nirmal Kang