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Ottawa Hospital (The)

Site: Ottawa - 501 Smyth Rd, 4th Flr

Service: General Campus - The Rose Ages Breast Health Centre

Alternate Name OCR ; The Ottawa Hospital
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
Cancer Centre (Minto Pavilion)
501 Smyth Rd, 4th Flr
Ottawa, ON K1H 8L6
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Intersection Alta Vista Dr and Smyth Rd
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Pay parking lot * parking meters
Description and Services
Description (Service) Outpatient and inpatient services for taking images of the body to diagnose medical conditions * assists health professionals to ensure a coordinated diagnostic work-up of breast problems * presentation of treatment options 
* digital mammography 
* ultrasound 
* breast magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) 
* core needle breast biopsy 
* individual risk assessment for breast cancer 
* psychosocial support
Hours Clinics Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Ottawa
Eligibility Women, referred by a family physician or another doctor who has completed an initial assessment of the breast abnormality * if this is not possible, women may call the centre and speak to a nurse about their concerns and obtain a referral to the centre
Application Physician referral is required for a consultation at the Centre.
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - Covered by the Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP)
Service Categories Breast Self Examination Instruction ; Cancer Detection ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Breast Cancer ; Obstetrics/Gynecology
Waiting List Yes
Contact Information
Office Phone General information and Diagnostic Clinics 613-761-4400 ; Breast Imaging booking 613-761-4831 Option 5
Fax Referrals can be sent to 613-761-4405
Social Media Facebook Twitter YouTube
Other Details
Established Amalgamation of 3 hospitals in 1998 * Program: 1997
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health * Ministry of Long-Term Care ; Grants ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 869042747 RR0001 ; Foundation - Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation
Elections The Board of Governors is appointed.
Print Material Community Newsletter * pamphlets * Personal Breast Cancer Information Binder
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by Accreditation Canada

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