List of Specialty Areas (Alphabetical)

Vancouver Coastal Health & Provincial (alphabetical) 

Please note that all requests are returned via telephone no matter the request method. The two methods of requesting a RACE telephone consult from a specialist include:

  • Online request via www.raceapp.ca (or mobile app “RACEApp+” iOS and Android). The Specialist will call you back on the direct line listed in your profile.
  • Direct telephone at 604-696-2131 or 1-877-696-2131. For the telephone selection menu, click here. Note that not all specialties are available via the direct telephone request method.
  1. Addictions – Perinatal*
  2. Addictions Medicine* (RACEapp+ only)
  3. Cardiac Transplant*
  4. Cardiology
  5. Cardiovascular Risk & Lipid Management
  6. Child & Adolescent Psychiatry* (RACEapp+ only)
  7. Emergency Medicine
  8. Endocrinology (RACEapp+ only)
  9. General Internal Medicine
  10. General Pediatrics
  11. General Surgery
  12. Geriatrics
  13. Heart Failure
  14. Hypertension
  15. HIV Care, Treatment and Prophylaxis*
  16. Infectious Diseases – Adult (RACEapp+ only)
  17. Infectious Diseases – COVID-19 (Clinical) (RACEapp+ only)
  18. Infectious Diseases – Pediatric*
  19. Infectious Diseases – Tropical & Post-travel Medicine*
  20. Medical Assistance in Dying Advice*
  21. Medical Refugee Health*
  22. Medical Termination of Pregnancy Advice*
  23. Nephrology
  24. Neurology (RACEapp+ only)
  25. Obstetrics and Gynecology (RACEapp+ only)
  26. Ophthalmology (RACEapp+ only)
  27. Orthopedic Conditions – Hand  & Upper Limb
  28. Orthopedic Conditions – Leg, Ankle & Foot
  29. Otolaryngology/ENT (RACEapp+ only)
  30. Palliative Care** (see below for details) 
  31. Parkinson’s Disease and Other Movement Disorders
  32. Pediatric Gastroenterology*
  33. Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  34. Psychiatry – Adult
  35. Psychiatry – Eating Disorders*
  36. Psychiatry – Geriatric
  37. Psychiatry – Perinatal*
  38. Radiology (RACEapp+ only)
  39. Respirology
  40. Rheumatology
  41. Rheumatology – Pediatric*
  42. Sexually Transmitted Infection*
  43. Sexual Assault Service
  44. Sleep Disorders Service*
  45. Thrombosis*
  46. Trans Gender Care*
  47. Tuberculosis
  48. Urology (RACEapp+ only) *
  49. Vascular Surgery*

*Provincially available specialties

**BC Provincial Palliative Care Consultation Line (Toll free, 24/7) 1-877-711-5757

  • For those who do not have access to a local palliative care service, for advice or support, call 1-877-711-5757. In ongoing partnership with the Doctors of BC, the toll-free Provincial Palliative Care Consultation Phone Line is staffed by Vancouver Home Hospice Palliative Care physicians 24 hours per day, 7 days per week to assist physicians and nurse practitioners with advice about symptom management, psychosocial issues, or difficult end-of-life decision making.