Online Booking – Dr. S. Shepherd

We do not test for COVID-19 (Coronavirus). 

COVID-19 Screening is required for Everyone entering the building

Do you have:

1. FEVER, New or worsening COUGH, SHORTNESS OF BREATH or DIFFICULTY BREATHING?

2. Have you been in CLOSE CONTACT with anyone who has RESPIRATORY ILLNESS?

3. Have you TRAVELLED or been in CLOSE CONTACT with anyone who has TRAVELLED OUTSIDE OF CANADA IN THE PAST 14 DAYS?

4. Do YOU HAVE or have YOU been in CLOSE CONTACT with a CONFIRMED CASE OF COVID-19?

5. Do YOU have 2 or MORE of the following NEW SYMPTOMS:

    • Sore Throat
    • Runny Nose / Sneezing
    • Nasal Congestion
    • Hoarse Voice
    • Difficulty Swallowing
    • Decrease or Loss of Sense of Smell
    • Chills
    • Headaches
    • Unexplained Fatigue
    • Diarrhea
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Nausea or Vomiting.

6. If you are 65 years of age or older, are YOU EXPERIENCING any of the following:

    • Delirium
    • Falls
    • Functional Decline, or
    • Worsening of Chronic Conditions.

If you answer yes to any of these questions, please stay home and self-isolate for 14 days or until symptoms resolve, whichever is longer.

CONTACT THE LAKERIDGE HEALTH COVID-19 ASSESSMENT CLINIC


If you are a current patient and would like to schedule an upcoming appointment online, please have your health card ready and follow the instructions on the link below to search for appointment availability.


During the COVID-19 pandemic maintaining physical distancing and self-isolation are key to our safety. Therefore, only certain patients will be booked for in-office visits. All in-office visits are booked by Yvonne (905-985-2895 ext 5410). Dr. Shepherd appreciate’s your patience and consideration during this stressful time.

Dr. Shepherd prefers video conference virtual appointments when possible. You would require an email address and a device (computer/tablet/smartphone) with a video camera. If you do not have this technology available, please book a telephone appointment. On-line appointment bookings are available for 2 weeks in advance. “Same-day” appointment times are also reserved each office day.

If you would like to be assessed for COVID-19, please proceed to your closest COVID-19 Assessment Centre website and complete an assessment form. Lakeridge Health at https://www.lakeridgehealth.on.ca/en/patientsandvisitors/covid-19-physician-assessment-clinic.asp


If you are a current patient and would like to schedule an upcoming appointment online, please have your health card ready and follow the instructions on the link below to search for appointment availability.


Please note:

  • Online appointments may not reflect all appointments available.
    If you are unclear of how/when to book or need more appointment flexibility, please contact the office directly @ 905-985-2895
  • Online appointments are only available with your own family physician.  However, if your doctor is unavailable, our walk-in clinic is the preferred back up.
  • This link is for non urgent appointments.  Please call reception if
    you have an urgent request @ 905-985-2895
  • A fee may apply for missed or cancelled appointments without 24 business hours notice.
    Please call our 24 hour cancellation line at 905-985-2895 extension 6224 to cancel your appointment.
If you feel your symptoms are a medical emergency that need to be dealt with right away then proceed to the emergency room. Examples might include; new chest pain, difficulty breathing, or broken limb.