Michael Garron Hospital

Michael Garron Hospital (MGH) has been serving the community of east Toronto since 1929 as Toronto East General Hospital when it opened as a 110-bed general hospital. Now Michael Garron Hospital is a 400-bed community hospital providing all acute surgical services except Neurosurgery and Cardiac surgery. MGH is a large, urban, full-service teaching hospital. MGH is affiliated with the University of Toronto and provides training to medical students and residents.

There are 14,500 surgical cases per year, 70% being day surgery and 30% inpatient surgery. Pediatric surgery, including ENT, Ophthalmology and Dental surgery, comprises 15% of the total cases. The hospital is a Level 2 Pediatric centre and there are 3200 deliveries per year.

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Michael Garron Hospital Services

  • Labour & Delivery Unit Services
    • In-house Obstetrics
    • Pediatrics
    • Anesthesia
    • Access to epidural 24/7
    • Lactation Consultant
    • Social Work
  • Special Services offered:
    • Skin-to-Skin Cesarean Section
    • Free drop-in Breast-Feeding Clinic 6 days/week
    • Obstetrical Medicine
    • Endocrinology
    • Diabetes in Pregnancy Clinic
    • Amniotic Membrane Donation
  • Special Designations:
    • WHO Baby-Friendly Hospital Certification
    • Level 2 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • Culture of Inclusiveness:
    • Vast experience serving diverse East York patient populations, with cultural and religious sensitivity
    • Open and inclusive to LGBTQ+ and Gender Diverse patients and families
    • Established policy for families delivering through surrogacy / gestational carrier — unique to GTA

Surgery at Michael Garron Hospital (MGH) 

  • Hysterectomy (removal of uterus)
  • Myomectomy (removal of fibroids)
  • Polypectomy (removal of uterine polyps)
  • Ovarian cystectomy (removal of cysts)
  • Oophorectomy (removal of one/both ovaries)
  • Salpingectomy (removal of one/both fallopian tubes) and tubal ligation
  • Endometrial ablation
  • Laser treatment of endometriosis
  • Fertility promoting removal of uterine/abdominal adhesions, removal of uterine septum, or tubal occlusion/removal
  • Lower genital tract and vulvar surgery
  • Gender confirming hysterectomy +/- removal of tubes & ovaries
  • Cancer risk-reducing removal of tubes +/- ovaries

Anesthetist-in-Chief: Dr. Sunil Kapoor

Resident Coordinator: Dr. Kulchyk

Medical Student Coordinator: Dr. Patrick Mark

Headquarters:825 Coxwell Ave, Toronto, Ontario, M4C 3E7, Canada

Phone: (416) 461-8272

Website: www.tehn.ca

Employees: 2,000

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