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iRecover Okanagan

iRecover Okanagan

Health Service

About Us

iRecover Okanagan is a 24 hour private addiction treatment centre that specializes in the treatment of substance abuse/concurrent disorders and focuses on changing behaviours and developing lifelong recovery.

iRecover provides Medically Supervised Detoxification and Addiction Treatment Programs. Our detoxification unit is overseen by our physicians and nursing staff. Following Detoxification, intensive 4 to 8 week Treatment Programs are available to participants. Our Treatment Programs are guided by qualified Addiction Counsellors and Clinical Therapists.

Dr. Hilgard Goosen MB ChB, LMCC, MCFP is the physician lead for iRecover. He has 25 years of experience in clinical practice. Dr. Goosen has been appointed as an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Alberta. Dr. Goosen has a keen interest in addiction medicine, the latest research developments and evidence-based best practices for addiction. He oversees the medical staff and is on call 24/7 for all medical needs of our participants.

Dr. Avininder Aulakh, MD, FRCPC, DABAM is a 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 served as Section Chief of Addictions for Alberta Health Services. He has served as the Medical Lead for various addiction related programs in Alberta. Dr Aulakh is a Clinical Lecturer in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Alberta and teaches residents and medical students in areas of addiction psychiatry.

With over 14 years of continued success helping to change the lives of thousands of participants and their families. iRecover has earned global recognition and developed a world-class reputation in substance abuse treatment.


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Rep/Contact Info

Gabrielle Joy
Assistant Director