There are many health care options available in Saugeen Shores for you and your loved ones.

Are you looking for a doctor? Register with the Province of Ontario's Health Care Connect to find a family doctor near you. The Town of Saugeen Shores is not involved in the patient selection process for Health Care Connect.

If you are in an emergency, immediately dial 9-1-1.


Grey Bruce Health Services operates Saugeen Memorial Hospital in Southampton. Visit their website for more information.

Medical practices and clinics

Saugeen Shores has two medical buildings with doctors and nurse practitioners serving patients in the municipality.

Saugeen Shores Medical Building (Southampton)

The building is home to five doctors and a nurse practitioner. You can find the Saugeen Shores Medical Building at 36 Grey Street North in Southampton or call 519-797-9940.

Dr. Earl Health Centre (Port Elgin)

The building is home to five doctors. You can find the Dr. Earl Health Centre at 786 Goderich Street in Port Elgin.

Independent medical practices

There are also doctors in Saugeen Shores who operate their own practices from privately owned facilities.

To find contact information for a specific doctor, use the Find a Doctor tool provided by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario.

Specialty health care providers

Use our Business Directory to find specialty health care providers available in Saugeen Shores.

Grey Bruce Public Health

Grey Bruce Public Health works with all communities in the area to protect and promote public health. Visit their website to find information on these topics and more:

  • Active living
  • Alcohol, smoking and recreational drugs, and drug abuse
  • Child and family health
  • Dental health
  • Eating well
  • Harm reduction
  • Immunization
  • Infectious diseases
  • Sexual health
  • Emergency preparedness
  • Healthy housing
  • Healthy schools
  • Food safety
  • Breastfeeding

Doctor recruitment

We operate Physician Quest, a website that provides resources for doctors looking for local placement. View our Physician Recruitment Program Update to learn more about the program and some of the recruited doctors that serve Saugeen Shores residents.