Doctors Taking New Patients


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Disclaimer: The NLMA publishes a list of family doctors accepting new patients only when listings are provided to the NLMA by individual physicians. There may be other family doctors accepting new patients in the province who are not included on the list below. For a complete listing of family physicians in Newfoundland and Labrador, patients can refer to the “Physicians and Surgeons” section of the Yellow Pages or search for physicians by community at



Eastern region


Bay Bulls Family Practice

382 Southern Shore Highway

Bay Bulls

Telephone: (709) 334-2206 

  • Accepting new patients from the Goulds and Southern Shore areas only. Dr. Annette McCarthy accepts prenatal patients and patients requesting IUD insertion from any location. The practice offers daily drop-in clinics from 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. for urgent medical problems. They also offer scheduled evening appointments.



Dr. Melissa Bennett

Kelligrews Medical Clinic

645 Conception Bay Highway

Conception Bay South

Telephone: (709) 834-2171

  • Kelligrews Medical Clinic also offers a walk-in clinic to the public on Saturdays.



Dr. Stephen Lee

Riverdale Medical Clinic

842 Conception Bay Highway


Telephone: (709) 240-3020

  • The clinic is located in the Green's Pharmacy Building. Open Monday-Friday with walk-in Saturday from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.



Dr. Reza Tayebi

Aspens and Oaks Medical Services

23 Cashin Avenue

St. John's

Telephone: (709) 722-5563

  • Dr. Tayebi will accept walk-in patients if not fully booked for the day.



Central region


Dr. Ali Al-Gharbawy

Family Medical Clinic


Telephone: (709) 535-8617



Dr. Akindele Ojo

Clinic located at Gander Medical Centre

177 Elizabeth Drive


Telephone: (709) 256-7101



Western region


Dr. Tawfik Husni

Port aux Basques Medical Centre

11 Water Street West

Port aux Basques

Telephone: (709) 695-3303

  • Dr. Husni will accept walk-in patients if not fully booked for the day.



Labrador-Grenfell region


Dr. Oyinloye Samuel

201 Humber Avenue

Labrador City

Telephone: (709) 944-5116

  • Accepting walk-in patients only.