Treatment Centres

Canadian Treatment Centres

The following is a listing of Gaucher treatment centres located across Canada. Contact the centre nearest you for more information or to book an appointment.


British Columbia
Centre Address Contact Welcome Message
Vancouver General Hospital Adult Metabolic Diseases Clinic 2775 Laurel Street, 4th Floor Vancouver, B.C.
V5Z 1M9
Wendy Paquin, RN, BScN
604-875-4111, Ext. 66902 wendy.paquin@vch.ca
BC Children’s Hospital Metabolic Clinic 4480 Oak Street, Room K3-205 Vancouver, B.C.
V6H 3V4
Kathy Withers, RN
Nurse Clinician,
Biochemical Diseases
604 -875 Ext.5073 kwithers@cw.bc.ca

Alberta
Centre Address Contact Welcome Message
Alberta Children’s Hospital Calgary Health Region Clinic 2888 Shaganappi Trail NW Calgary, Alberta
T3B 6A8
Colleen McNeil, RN
403 955-7941
Colleen.McNeil@
albertahealthservices.ca
University of Alberta Medical Genetics 8 - 53 Medical Sciences Building
8440 - 112th Street
Edmonton, Alberta
T6G 2H7
Shaina Archer,
Genetic Councellor
780-407-7907
shaina.archer@
albertahealthservices.ca

Manitoba
Centre Address Contact Welcome Message
Health Science Center 820 Sherbrook Street Winnipeg, Manitoba
R3A 1R9
Patricia Bocangel
204-787-8820 pbocangel@exchange.hsc.mb.ca

Ontario
Centre Address Contact Welcome Message
Mount Sinai Hospital 600 University Avenue
Toronto, Ontario
M5G 1X5
Mary Anne Patterson, RN
416-586-4800, Ext. 5369
mpatterson@mtsinai.on.ca
Hospital for Sick Children Division of Clinical and Metabolic Genetics 555 University Avenue
Toronto, Ontario
M5G 1X8
Margaret Mackrell, RN, BHScN 416-813-8367
Margaret.mackrell@sickkids.ca
London Health Sciences Center Medical Genetics Program - Southwestern Ontario CHWO 800 Commissioners Road East London, Ontario
N6A 5W9
Veronica Kokavec
Genetic Counsellor
veronica.kokavec@lhsc.on.ca
Kingston General Hospital Division of Medical Genetics 20 Barrie Street
Kingston, Ontario
K7L 3J6
Jennifer Shaver, RN
613-544-3400 ext 3217 shaverjendh@kari.net
Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario
Department of Genetics
401 Smyth Road
Ottawa, Ontario
K1H 8L1
(613) 738 3222 ext. 3434

Quebec
Centre Address Contact Welcome Message
Ste-Justine Hospital
Hemato-Oncology Clinic
3175 CH. Cote Ste.-Catherine
Montreal, Quebec
H3T 1C5
Diana Bolano-del-Vecchoi, RN
514-345-4931 ext.6480
diana.bolano-del.vecchoi.hsj@ssss.gouv.qc.ca

CHUL
Department of Medical Genetics
2705, Boulevard Laurier
Sainte-Foy, Quebec
G1V 4G2
Nicole Labbe, RN
418-525-4444, Ext. 47130

Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Sherbrooke 3001 12eme Avenue Nord
Sherbrooke, QC
J1H 5N4
Caroline Barr, RN
819-564-5253

Nova Scotia
Centre Address Contact Welcome Message
IWK Health Centre 5850/5980 University Avenue
P.O. Box 9700
Halifax, Nova Scotia
B3K 6R8
902 470-8330

Newfoundland
Centre Address Contact Welcome Message
Health Sciences Centre
Hematology Department
300 Prince Phillip Drive
Room 5021
St. John’s, Newfoundland
A1B 3V6
709-777-6545