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When You Need Health Care in the Kootenay Lake Area, It’s Close By

The Nelson Kootenay Lake area is home to major hospitals and health centres, both conventional and complementary. You’ll feel safe knowing that when you visit us, health care is close at hand. Not only is Nelson home to the Kootenay Lake Hospital, but we are home to the Academy of Classical Oriental Sciences, which teaches Traditional Chinese Medicine. If you need a health professional during your stay in the Nelson Kootenay Lake area, browse our directory to find exactly what you need.


Body Energetics
Holistic Therapies

Body Energetics Holistic Therapies

Shelagh Smith is a Certified Practitioner in Advanced Integrative Energy Healing™ and Visionary Craniosacral Work® for pain relief, body alignment and mobility. 

Himalaya Salt Cave

Come relax in a cave made of 12,000 pounds of pure Himalayan Salt, designed for relaxation, meditation, and therapeutic treatment for respiratory, skin and inflammatory conditions.

Mountain Trek

Mountain Trek Fitness Retreat & Health Spa

Join Mountain Trek for 1 or 2 weeks (May-Oct) of spectacular hiking, nourishing spa cuisine, revitalizing fitness classes and much more.

Kaslo Primary Health Centre

Kaslo Medical Clinic

This health centre has an interdisciplinary healthcare team that provides a range of services in a single site.

  • 673 A Avenue - Lower Level  |  250-353-2291


Kootenay Columbia College of Integrative Health Sciences

Kootenay Columbia College of Integrative Health Sciences

KCCIHS, formally ACOS, still offers courses in Chinese Medicine, as well as Registered Massage Therapy and a Holistic Nutrition Certificate course.

Kootenay Lake Medical Clinic

Kooteny Lake Medical Clinic

The Kootenay Lake Medical Clinic functions as a Family Practice that sees patients 7 days a week without appointments. 1140 Lakeside Drive

Way of Life Matters

Way of life matters

Way of Life Matters is located on Baker Street in downtown Nelson. We offer simple remedies for natural health. 507 #202 Baker Street, Nelson


Selkirk College

Selkirk College

Selkirk College consists of 5 campuses and 3 learning centres, educating more than 2,400 full-time students and almost 12,000 students each year. 


Wild Woods Wellness Centre

Wildwoods Wellness Centre

Wild Woods offers massage, Traditional Chinese Medicine (acupuncture, cupping, gua sha, herbal consultations), private yoga sessions and nutritional consultations!



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