Our cancer surgery wait times are consistently below the average for Ontario hospitals. We know patients and their families want timely and responsive care, and North York General has implemented a number of measures to decrease wait times for all cancer surgeries. Visit our Surgery Program
to learn more.
Our patients benefit from advanced technology, including three state-of-the art digital mammography machines, two with tomosynthesis, that improve early breast cancer detection.
Patients Supported by Dedicated Team of Experts
Our interdisciplinary team of highly skilled and compassionate health-care professionals includes physicians, surgeons, radiologists, pathologists, oncologists, nurses, medical imaging professionals, case managers, and volunteers. We partner with the two regional cancer centres: the Odette Cancer Centre
at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, and Princess Margaret Hospital
at the University Health Network, to facilitate radiation treatments for our patients.
A new partnership between North York General and Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre offers patients easy and timely access to quality colorectal cancer care
The work of our Cancer Care Program is fully supported by our innovative Surgical Services Program as well as with many other departments and services including Medical Imaging, Laboratory Medicine, Genetics, Medicine, Mental Health, and Pharmacy Services.
Our ties with regional and provincial cancer care partners provide our patients and their families with outstanding and responsive care.