Assistance in Finding a Family Doctor

Health Care Connect is an government funded agency who will assist you to find a physician or nurse practitioner in your community.

In order to become registered with the Health Care Connect you must ensure that you are not registered with another health care provider.  You can do this by:

  • Contact Service Ontario at 1-888-218-9929.   You will then receive a confirmation by mail in approximately 7-10 days confirming this has been completed.
  • Once you receive the confirmation letter you may register with the Health Care Connect Program online or by calling 1-800-445-1822.  You will be contacted shortly thereafter by the Health Care Connect Program who will assist you with your search to find a family doctor.

List of Family Doctors Accepting Patients

The following is a list of family physicians in Niagara who are currently accepting patients. To view details for these physicians, such as languages spoken, please visit the website for the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario

list updated: 2019-03-11

Fort Erie

Primary Care Niagara

Niagara Falls

Medcare Clinics @ Niagara Square

  • Dr. Howard Miller (Internal Medicine), Dr. Felicien Mbuyi, Dr. Ahmit Bowmik
  • 7555 Montrose Road Unit E2
  • 289-292-0441


     Dr. Pouria Sadeghi

  • **  2-3 month wait list **
  • 4256 Portage Road, Suite #201
  • 289-296-6006


     Dr. Karim Velji

  • 5 – 3770 Montrose Rd
  • 905-354-3777


     Dr. Benjamin Pang, Chippawa Medical

  • 3700 Main Street
  • 905-295-4323

St. Catharines

Scott Street Medical Centre

  • Dr. Muhammad K. Khawar (Internal Medicine)
  • 387 Scott Street
  • 905-646-8383

Walk In Clinic Options

Walk-in clinics provide prompt medical care for people who require care and do not have a family doctor or who are unable to reach them. Generally, appointments are not needed.  Note that unless your family doctor works in a family practice/walk-in clinic there may not be a continuity of care.  It is recommended that you 1st attempt to connect with your family doctor who enrolls patients.

Niagara Falls

  • Ferry Street Medical Clinic, 5845 Ferry St, 905-354-8616
  • Medcare Clinic @ Niagara Square, 7555 Montrose Road Unit E2, 289-292-0441
  • Morrison St Walk-in Clinic, 6453 Morrison St, 905-374-3344
  • Niagara Walk-in Clinic, 7481 Oakwood Dr, 289-477-6011
  • Portage Walk-in Clinic, 402- 5400 Portage Rd, 905-356-6215

St Catharines

  • Bunting and Carlton Medical Clinic, 574 Carlton St, 905-646-0063
  • Comprehensive Health Clinic, 125 Welland Ave, 905-688-6289
  • Glenridge Walk-In Clinic, 209 Glenridge Ave, 289-362-5333
  • Grantham Medical Clinic, 400 Scott St, 905-937-0000
  • Minor Emerg Walk-in Clinic, 9 Court St, 905-682-5411 or 905-641-7588
  • Ontario St Walk-in Clinic, 318 Ontario St, 905-682-0444
  • Pelham Urgent Care, 202- 245 Pelham Rd, 905-988-1933
  • PromptDoc Urgent Care Clinic, 532 Lake St, 905-646-0015
  • Scott Street Medical Centre, Unit A2C 387 Scott St, 905-646-8383


  • AdvancedMD Urgent Care Clinic, 589 South Pelham Rd, 905-788-3300
  • Primary Care Niagara – Welland, G1 – 800 Niagara St, 905-732-4451

Fort Erie

  • Primary Care Niagara, 660 Garrison Rd Unit 11, 905-371-1881
  • Dr. Mitchell’s Medical Walk In Clinic, 484 Garrison Rd, 905-994-9417