Whatever your symptoms, it

Anxiety: What you should know and how to treat it

"Excessive rumination, worry, and avoidance behaviours are hallmarks of anxiety disorders," says Clinical Psychologist Dr. Gillian Kirsh. "We all experience worry or nerves at times, but when these feelings start interfering with the quality of our life, it is time to seek treatment."
Learn More

Patients First

Our people: Making a World of Difference
We are passionate about creating exceptional patient experiences.
 view all video
Conquering your colonoscopy fears
Let's be honest, having a colonoscopy is not high on anyone's list of fun things to do.
Read More
See our February 2019 issue.
Learn More

News & Community

  • New partnership to support ALC patients
    Fri, Feb 15, 2019
    NYGH has partnered with Bayshore Home Care Solutions, a community care agency, and Queens Estate Retirement Community to provide transitional care. Read Moreread more
  • New clinic set to open
    Thu, Feb 14, 2019
    Please note that the Cardiac Care Clinic (formerly the Heart Function Clinic) will be moving from its temporary home on 4 North back to its permanent home on 6 North. As a res... Read Moreread more
  • Partnering with palliative care patient and family advisors
    Tue, Feb 12, 2019
    Patient and family advisors have been integrated into the Freeman Centre for the Advancement of Palliative Care's day-to-day operations in a meaningful way since 2012. Read Moreread more
  • Research Spotlight
    Fri, Feb 08, 2019
    Read our three Research Spotlight articles to learn about work at North York General Hospital. Read Moreread more
  • Tips on choosing a family doctor
    Fri, Feb 08, 2019
    Dr. David Eisen, Chief of Family and Community Medicine, offers useful tips on finding a family physician and how to know who is right for you. Read Moreread more