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General Internal Medicine


Our medical staff specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of a broad range of diseases involving all organ systems, and are especially skilled in the management of patients with complex medical needs. In our general internal medicine unit, treatment is provided through the expertise of the medical team and the multidisciplinary team.


The inpatient General Internal Medicine units are located on the 9th west, 12th east and the 13th east floors, use the Central elevators.


416 242-1000 ext. 40900 (9 west), 41250 (12 east), 41350 (13 east)


Diabetes Care Clinic


The Diabetes Education team can help you and your family understand diabetes and learn how to control and manage the disease. You’ll be shown how to test your blood sugar levels, administer insulin, take pills, make healthy food choices and build regular exercise into your lifestyle. If you are living with diabetes, education is an important part of helping to manage your condition. Patients are supported individually and/or within group sessions. As diabetes management is an ongoing process, regular follow-up care is vital.


The nurse educator and dietician educators along with our two endocrinologist care for pregnant women with diabetes. It is our specialty and well known to our community.



Referral by a physician is required and can be faxed directly to our Diabetes Care Clinic (416) 242-1094
Located on the 4th floor in the Medical-Surgical Clinics, use the East Outpatient elevators.

8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Monday to Thursday;
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Friday
(416) 242-1000 ext. 23400
Related Forms:

Diabetes Education Centre Referral Form


Medical Day Care


In the Medical Day care clinic we provide blood transfusion, Venofer transfusion, phlebotomy, bone marrow test, antibiotic treatment, IV IG, Remicade infusion and IRON infusion



Referral by a physician is required.
Located on the 2nd floor, use the West Outpatient Elevator. Enter through Portal C in the Portals of Care. The West Parkade is the closest parking lot.

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Monday to Friday
(416) 242-1000 ext. 21300


Thrombosis Clinic


This clinic serves patients who need anti coagulation therapy for pre-op or blood clots. We have two hematologists providing treatment, education and possible referral to a Community Care Access Centre (CCAC.)


This is an urgent care clinic investigating and treating patients with suspected and confirmed deep vein thrombosis (clot in the leg) and pulmonary embolism (clot in the lung). The clinic also provides consultation services for patients with suspected or confirmed thrombophilia (tendencies to develop blood clots).


The clinic provides a perioperative anticoagulation (blood-thinner) service for patients on long-term anticoagulants and manages all aspects of care for patients on long-term anticoagulants (monitoring dose adjustments / risk management).


The clinic manages and advises pregnant women or women contemplating pregnancy with thrombophilia, or complications associated with thrombophilia (including pre-eclampsia, fetal loss, venous thromboembolism and intra-uterine growth restriction).



Referral by a physician from Emergency Department, fracture clinic, or the Surgical Department.
Located on the 4th floor in the Medical-Surgical Clinics, use the East outpatient elevators
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. on Wednesdays and Fridays.

Urgent thrombosis services are provided every day 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 pm.
(416) 242-1000 ext. 23400
Fax: (416) 242-1094


Urgent Care Medical Clinic


This clinic receives patients with different diagnosis such as pneumonia, Urinary Tract Infection, back pain, or cold and flu symptoms who have been treated in the ED and were discharged on medications and require a follow up visit.

 


Referral by an emergency room physician is required for patients from emergency department and referral from hospitalist for post discharge
Located on the 4th floor in the Medical-Surgical Clinics, use the East Outpatient elevators.
Noon to 4:00 p.m. - Monday - Thursday
Noon to 3:00 p.m. - Friday
416) 242-1000 ext. 23400
Fax: (416) 242-1094

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