Pain and Addictions Albro Lake (PAAL)
Chronic Pain
The Pain Management unit at the QEII Health Sciences Centre, in partnership with the North End Community Health Centre, has opened a new collaborative, inter-disciplinary clinic. 
PAAL is a community-based tertiary care clinic available to all Nova Scotians by referral.
The target population is patients with chronic pain and any of the following:
  • Patients with addiction, in or out of treatment, suffering from acute or chronic pain
  • Patients prescribed opioids for complex pain management problems transitioning from inpatient to outpatient care
  • Active addiction
  • History of addiction
  • High opioid dose
  • Opioid aberrant behaviours
  • No primary care prescriber

Location, contact information and hours

107 Albro Lake Road, Dartmouth
Tel: 902-473-3560 
Fax: 902-473-4126
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

How do I access this service?

A referral is required. 

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