The Academic Family Health Team is a group of health-care professionals working together as a team for the benefit of their patients. Their clinics provide primary care for the elderly, children, pregnant mothers, teenagers as well as the general population.
The Ottawa Hospital Cancer Program is a comprehensive cancer program serving the population from Deep River to Hawkesbury and down to Cornwall. As the “hub” of this Regional Cancer Program, our staff and physicians oversee the delivery and quality of cancer services regardless of where patients receive their care in our region. When possible, our goal is to provide care close to home.
The University of Ottawa Eye Institute is a world-class facility recognized internationally for excellence in patient eye care. It is a major clinical, teaching and research centre in Canada for ophthalmology with over 28 full-time and part-time ophthalmologists and six PhDs. It is part of the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute and the University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine, and is located at General Campus of The Ottawa Hospital.
The Ottawa Hospital Adult Epilepsy Program is one of the four core pillars of the Ottawa Epilepsy Program and currently operates as a district epilepsy center according to the Ontario Epilepsy Strategy. We currently provide access to specialized epilepsy care, as well as neurodiagnostic evaluations, neuropsychological services, and noninvasive evaluations for epilepsy surgeries. We have a two-bed inpatient Epilepsy Monitoring Unit (EMU) to help diagnose epilepsies resistant to medications.
This centre, located at the Riverside Campus of The Ottawa Hospital, provides specialized bilingual, inpatient and outpatient care to patients and families who experience a variety of endocrine and metabolic conditions such as diabetes, lipid disorders, thyroid disease, including thyroid cancer, disorders of the parathyroid glands, osteoporosis, pituitary and adrenal disease.
The University of Ottawa Heart Institute is Canada’s largest and foremost cardiovascular health centre dedicated to understanding, treating, and preventing heart disease. It delivers high-tech care with a personal touch, shaping the way cardiovascular medicine is practiced, and revolutionizing cardiac treatment and understanding. It’s staff build knowledge through research and translate discoveries into advanced care.
The Ottawa Hospital has a well-established living kidney donation program. Over the past few years, we have seen more and more living kidney transplants. In Canada, there are more living donors than deceased donors. Even though more living donor transplants have been done in Ottawa and across Canada in the past few years, there is still a shortage of kidneys for patients on the waitlist. Because of this shortage, people die every year while waiting for a kidney transplant.
The Centre is part of The Ottawa Hospital’s Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Newborn Care. Located on the 7th floor of the Riverside Campus, the center opened its doors in January 2005, and fulfils the vision of The Ottawa Hospital in its commitment to provision of state of the art clinical care, education and research in partnership with the University of Ottawa and the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute.
The Ottawa Hospital Rehabilitation Centre (TOHRC) specializes in the physical rehabilitation of people who have experienced a disabling physical illness or injury. TOHRC provides inpatient and outpatient services for the assessment and treatment of people who have impairments such as: amputations, spinal cord injuries, strokes, lung disease, multiple sclerosis, chronic pain, and communication disorders.
It is made up of a team of specialized health professionals who are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year for the Greater Ottawa Area. They provide private and confidential acute medical care to women and men 16 years of age and older who have experienced sexual assault or intimate partner violence within 90 days. As well we provide comprehensive follow up care for our clients for up to three months following the initial visit.
Last updated on: March 9th, 2021