Medical Officer of Health Contact Information

Public Health

Local Medical Officer of Health Contact Information

To contact your local Medical Officer of Health, please call the appropriate person as listed below.

For urgent issues after hours and weekends, contact the Medical Officer of Health on-call at (902) 473-2222.

 

Chief Medical Officer of Health

Dr. Robert Strang
PO Box 488
Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3J 2R8
Phone: 902-424-2358
Fax: 902-424-0550

Deputy Chief Medical Officer of Health

Dr. Gaynor Watson-Creed
PO Box 488
Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3J 2R8
Phone: 902-424-2358
Fax: 902-424-0550

Regional Offices

Nova Scotia Health Authority works through four areas each of which is served by a Medical Officer of Health

Annapolis Valley, South Shore and South West Nova Scotia

Dr. Robert Strang
PO Box 488
Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3J 2R8
Phone: 902-424-2358
Fax: 902-424-0550

Colchester-East Hants, Cumberland and Pictou areas

Dr. Ryan Sommers
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
Public Health Services
600 Abenaki Road, Level 1/Wing B
Truro, NS  B2N 5A1
Phone: 902-893-5820 
Fax: 902-893-5839

Cape Breton, Guysborough and Antigonish areas

Dr. Daniela Kempkens
23 Bay Street
Antigonish, Nova Scotia, B2G 2G7
Phone: 902-867-4500 ext 4800

Halifax, Eastern Shore and West Hants

Dr. Trevor Arnason
Dr. Jessica Jackman
7 Mellor Avenue, Unit 5
Dartmouth, NS   B3B 0E6
Phone: 902-481-5800 
Fax: 902-481-5803