Geriatric Internal Medicine - Teaching Clinic - Gordon and Leslie Diamond Health Care Centre

This clinic provides assessment by a geriatric medicine specialist of frail older adults with complex medical, psychiatric, social and functional issues.

Common reasons for referral include:

  • Cognitive impairment          

  • Multiple medical comorbidities and frailty

  • Functional decline (ADLS, IADLS concerns)

  • Pre-operative assessment

  • Mobility concerns, falls assessment

  • Delirium

  • Medication review/polypharmacy

  • Behaviour/mood concerns

  • Movement disorders (Parkinsonism, etc.)

  • Syncope, fainting

  • Living at risk/failure to thrive

  • Competency assessment

Vancouver General Hospital - Gordon and Leslie Diamond Health Care Centre

2775 Laurel Street
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 1M9
Phone: (604) 875-5312
Fax: (604) 875-5696

Hours of operation

Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. 

Parking & transportation

There is pay parking available at our two visitor lots located on the VGH campus:

  • Multi-level parkade at the corner of West 12th Avenue and Laurel Street, across from the main entrance of the Jim Pattison Pavilion.

  • The Gordon and Leslie Diamond Health Care Centre parking lot is located off of Laurel Street between West 12th and West 13th Avenue.

There is a wheelchair-accessible overpass from the VGH parkade at Level 4 and a crosswalk at Level 2.

 Download parking rates for VCH facilities


Complex medical or functional needs. 
Age: Seniors