Core Care Family Health Team

Welcome to Core Care FHT, your family doctor’s website!

Our mission: To educate and support our patient community by providing accessible, dependable, team care.

Our vision: To promote and provide excellent, innovative healthcare to our patient community through a dedicated, compassionate team.

After-Hours Information 

What if I need to see a Doctor but the office is closed?

Call 289-440-2196 for an APPOINTMENT during after-hours clinic hours.

Monday-Thursday from 5:00-7:30 pm
Fridays – There is no clinic but a doctor is on call
Saturdays & Statutory holidays from 9:00 am-4:00 pm
Sundays from 12 noon – 3:00 pm

**Appointments are for urgent problems that are unable to wait until the next business day.**
If you need health advice outside of those hours, please call our Telephone Health Advisory Service at 1-866-553-7205.
**Call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room if your problem is life threatening**


Please take this opportunity to join POMELO. You can contact our office by telephone and provide your email address.

Joining the pomelo platform is FREE

If you join you will be able to:

  1. Book and cancel appointments online
  2. Check and send message to administrative staff for non-urgent matters (allow for 2 business days for reply)
  3. Receive reminders regarding upcoming appointments
  4. Obtain a lab or x-ray requisitions if approved by your physician
  5. Send work forms and insurance forms to you physician directly
  6. Inquire about your preventative health needs (example mammogram, colon cancer screening, bone mineral density, immunization, pap)
  7. Some of these functions are subject to change or approval by the doctor.

If you have technical difficulties, there is NO support at the Core Care office, please direct to:

What if I do not have email of do not register for Pomelo?

Absolutely nothing changes. You can continue to be supported by our administrative staff to book appointments by phone.

Prescription Renewal Requests 

If you need a prescription renewal, please contact your pharmacy and have them fax our office. You do not need to call our office to ask for one. Please book your medication review with your doctor or our clinical pharmacist once per year. 

Hours and Contact:

576 Main Street East

Hamilton Ontario Canada L8M 1J2

Looking for directions?  Click here.

Phone 905 528 5292

Fax 905 528 7753

Mon-Thurs 8:30am-12pm and 1-5pm

Friday 8:30am-12pm and 1-4pm

*Please note that during COVID, we are not able to hold our regular walk-in injection clinics.  If you need an injection that is essential, please contact our office to schedule a time when you can have this administered by one of our nurses.*

After Hours?  Click here!

Looking for a lab, x-ray, physiotherapy, location? X-ray locations

Core Care Family Health Team are proud members of the Hamilton Family Health Team!  For more information about the HFHT, including groups and programs that are available, click here