Memory clinics generally offer diagnosis, care and support to clients who are experiencing memory disorders, abnormal behaviours or some kind of dementia. Services vary from organization to organization.
Adults and seniors experiencing memory loss or cognitive impairment. We accept referrals from patient family members or significant others, through our website, with the consent of the patient, of course.
Open catchment area.
Call 647-268-0620 for details.
The clinic has both OHIP and non-OHIP insured services. There is no special additional fee for this service. It is included in our initial non-OHIP fee of $950, which includes the comprehensive assessment detailed above. The fee to the client for the non-OHIP insured services is $850, payable at the feedback session. Clients with 3rd party insurance will be eligible for reimbursements.
Our comprehensive evaluation usually involves 3 visits to the clinic and a home visit.
A Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment is performed by Dr. David Tal, plus a detailed cognitive assessment, in coordination with our Psychologist. This occurs over 2 visits at the clinic.
Then, our Occupational Therapist visits the clients home for a safety and functional assessment. This is an integral part of our assessment.
Lastly, there is a Feedback session with Dr. David Tal at the clinic, where all questions are answered, medication initiated if needed, and follow up arranged, as appropriate.
Most referrals seen within 4 weeks, and completed within 8 weeks.