Cape Breton’s Geriatric Medicine and Memory Disability Clinic Services
Patients can be referred for comprehensive geriatric assessments and evaluation of:
• Cognitive impairment
• Dementia and associated symptoms
• Functional decline
• Mobility and falls
• Polypharmacy or medication review
New doctors at the clinic:
• Dr. Arlene Kelly-Wiggins, graduate of the Dalhousie Faculty of Medicine (2015). Completed family medicine residency at Dalhousie’s Sydney site in 2017. She will maintain a full-time role in the clinic.
• Dr. Andrew Xiao, a graduate of the University of Toronto, Faculty of Medicine (2015). Completed family medicine residency in the Dalhousie program in Halifax (2017) and will hold a part-time position within the clinic.