Associated clinical pathways

Please reference the following:
Headache and migraine pathway

eReferral Advice also available

As an alternative to chronic pain tele-advice, providers in the Calgary Zone can submit an eReferral Advice Request for chronic pain issues, and will receive a response back from a specialist within five calendar days.

To submit an eReferral Advice Request, go online. For a list of other specialties available and more information about eReferral, visit the website.

How to request Chronic Pain tele-advice

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., excluding statutory holidays.

Please enter the Physician's Name and PracID, along with the Patient's PHN and Physician's Direct/Private Phone Number (without dashes or hyphens).

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✅ Request has been sent successfully!

❌ Service closed

This tele-advice service is closed. To see our holiday schedule, visit: Holiday tele-advice hours (

For more information, please call 403.910.2551 Ext 0, or email [email protected]
(Please note: Calls and emails will be returned during office hours - 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday. Specialist Link is closed on Dec. 26, 27 and Jan. 2)

What can I enquire about?

  • Musculoskeletal pain
  • Neuropathic pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
  • Post-herpetic neuralgia
  • Spinal pain
  • Limb pain
  • Abdominal and chest pain
  • Myalgias
  • Peripheral neuropathies
  • Consideration for spinal cord stimulator
  • Facial pain
  • Radiculopathy
  • Headache
  • Pelvic pain

About this service

This service is supported by Nurse Practitioners who provide multi-modal pain management suggestions for patients who have a history (in excess of three months) of chronic non-cancer pain.

To request this service by phone, call 403-910-2551 and press 2, 4.

Contact us

If you have a question, comment or technical issue, please call 403.910.2551 Ext 0, or email [email protected].