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Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a chronic condition that causes abdominal pain associated with changes in the frequency or form of stool. Family Physician Dr. Braden O'N...
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Patients and their families can now connect with a lactation consultant from the comfort of their own home.
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Clinical teams are gaining valuable experience and insight through simulated scenarios, whether they are role playing with actors or using high-fidelity mannequins, like the f...
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Despite the availability of an effective vaccine, measles has made a comeback. Learn key facts about this highly contagious illness from Dr. Kevin Katz, Medical Director of I...
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Beginning the week of June 3, North York General Hospital (NYGH) will begin new work on enhancements to the public space in the West Lobby to better meet the needs of our comm...
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On June 20, North York General Hospital and the North York Family Health Team are holding a free information session on Advance Care Planning.
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The newly created Baruch/Weisz Cancer Centre and renovated Anne Tanenbaum Chemotherapy Clinic opened in April for patients receiving cancer treatment at North York General Hos...
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Beginning the week of May 27, North York General Hospital (NYGH) will begin new work on enhancements to the public space in the West Lobby to better meet the needs of our c...
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Beginning Tuesday, May 21 through Friday, May 31, construction will take place to enhance the Torokvei Atrium (South Lobby, ground floor). The work will include floor coring (...
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Cancer Care Ontario (CCO) recently appointed Dr. Peter Stotland as Surgical Oncology Lead for the Central Regional Cancer Program. Dr. Stotland is a fellowship trained surgeon...
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"I've always enjoyed problem solving, and radiology was a way to solve a diagnosis while making a difference in a patient's life," says our Chief of Radiolog...
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Chief of Anesthesia Dr. Asim Alam leads a group of more than 30 anesthesiologists who provide a wide range of specialized medical care to patients inside and outside the opera...
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Britney Butt believes she's in her chosen profession as a nurse specializing in wound and ostomy care in the Colorectal Cancer Program.
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Urologist Dr. Les Spevack discusses the most common UTIs in women — bladder infections. Any person can get a UTI, but women are at greater risk of developing one.
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The Gale and Graham Wright Prostate Centre at NYGH is advancing prostate cancer care with a new study that shows the benefits of transperineal prostate biopsies under local an...
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Marina Brezinov, Professional Practice Leader for Nursing at North York General Hospital, has been awarded the Preceptor Award of Excellence from Ryerson University.
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A number of NYGH physicians have been honoured by the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine for their commitment and pursuit of excellence in education.
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NYGH proudly announces Dr. Sandy Buchman as the inaugural Freeman Family Chair in Palliative Care. This endowed Chair is a clinical position and the first of its kind in a com...
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Arlene Lieberman received the call from the Graham & Audrey Rosenberg Family Cardiac Care Clinic while she was on vacation in Florida. She remembers the nurse said that he...
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Beginning the week of May 6, NYGH will be moving the Hand Therapy Clinic and the Total Joint Assessment Centre into newly enhanced spaces on the 1st floor as part of the West ...
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EDE course hits 1,000!   04/30/2019
On Monday, April 29 our Emergency Department (ED) team delivered the 1,000th Emergency Department Echo (EDE) course, an ultrasound point-of-care course that has been the stand...
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In a comprehensive review of 1,000 hospitals in 11 countries, Newsweek recently ranked North York General Hospital the second best hospital in Canada and one of the top 100 ho...
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Beginning the week of April 15, NYGH will begin new work on enhancements to the public space in the West Lobby to better meet the needs of our community. These enhancements ar...
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Edith Rolko, Director of Pharmacy and Professional Practice Lead, was awarded the Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists Dan Dasko Administrator Award in November 2018.
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In collaboration with the Ontario Telemedicine Network, NYGH has expanded our ability to offer telemedicine visits for a select number of clinics in the Maternal, Newborn and ...
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