iRecover is delighted to welcome Dr. Aulakh to the iRecover Treatment Centers family. Dr. Aulakh will head up our dual diagnosis team and will be looking after the psychiatric needs of participants at iRecover. iRecover prides itself in taking a holistic approach to treatment and adding the psychiatric component to the existing medical and psychological care we provide, makes iRecover Alberta the ideal recovery center for all. iRecover Alberta was also recently licensed by Alberta Health in accordance with new legislation taking effect on Nov 1st, 2019. More about Dr. Aulakh below:
Dr. Avininder Aulakh, MD, FRCPC, DABAM is duly qualified psychiatrist and addiction specialist. Dr Aulakh is fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada as a Psychiatrist and Diplomate of the American Board of Addiction Medicine. Dr Aulakh has served as Section Chief of Addictions for Alberta Health Services North Zone till Sept 2019. Dr Aulakh is the Medical director of Savera Medical Centre clinic that has focus on addictions in South Asian community. In addition he has served as the Medical Lead for various addiction related programs in Edmonton. Dr Aulakh is also the President and Founder of non-profit organsation NASHAA raising awareness about addictions. Dr Aulakh is a Clinical Lecturer in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Alberta and teach residents and medical students in areas of addiction psychiatry.