Authorized medical practitioners by province or territory for the purposes of claiming medical expenses

The following list summarizes publicly available provincial and territorial information identifying those health care professionals authorized to practice as medical practitioners. This is not an all inclusive list of every profession that is authorized by each province or territory.

For the most up to date information, see the provincial or territorial website that applies to you.

Medical practitioners: A to E
ProfessionABBCMBNBNLNSNTNUONPEQCSKYT
Acupuncturist not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Audiologist not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Chiropodist not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Chiropractor not applicable not applicable
Combined lab and x-ray technologist not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Counselling therapist not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Dental assistant not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Dental hygienist
Dental nurse not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Dental technician or technologist not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Dental therapist not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Dentist
Denturist, dental mechanic, denturologist
Dietician not applicable not applicable not applicable
Emergency medical technician not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Medical practitioners: H to O
ProfessionABBCMBNBNLNSNTNUONPEQCSKYT
Hearing aid practitioner not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Kinesiologist not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Licensed or registered practical nurse
Marriage and family therapist not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Medical laboratory technologist not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Medical radiation technologist not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Midwife not applicable not applicable not applicable
Naturopath not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Nurse practitioner not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Occupational therapist not applicable not applicable not applicable
Ophthalmic medical assistant not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Optician not applicable not applicable not applicable
Optometrist
Medical practitioners: P to T
ProfessionABBCMBNBNLNSNTNUONPEQCSKYT
Pharmacist
Physician
Physiotherapist or physical therapist not applicable not applicable
Podiatrist not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Professional technologist in orthoses/prostheses not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Psychological associate not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Psychologist not applicable
Registered massage therapist or massage therapist not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Registered nurse
Registered nursing assistant not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Registered nutritionist not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Registered psychiatric nurse not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Respiratory therapist not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Sexologist not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Social worker not applicable not applicable not applicable
Speech language pathologist not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable
Surgeon
Traditional chinese medicine practitioner not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable not applicable