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Ottawa Hospital (The)

Site: Ottawa - 1967 Riverside Dr

Service: Civic Campus - Phototherapy and Psoriasis Clinic

Alternate Name OCR ; Photo-biology Unit ; The Ottawa Hospital
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
1053 Carling Ave
Ottawa, ON K1Y 4E9
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Intersection Parkdale Ave and Carling Ave
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) Clinic where photo or light therapy and medicated soaks are used in the treatment of psoriasis and other skin disorders * education and emotional counselling related to psoriatic skin disorders
Hours Treatments Thursday mornings
Areas Served Ottawa (City of) - and area
Eligibility Patients with psoriasis or other skin disorders including eczema, pruritus and cutaneous T-cell lymphoma
Application Referrals in writing are required from family physicians, dermatologists or sub-specialty physicians. * Direct patient bookings are not accepted for Dermatology clinics.
Languages English
Fees Service - Covered by the Ontario Health Card
Service Categories Light Therapy ~ Psoriasis
Waiting List Yes, 3-4 months
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-761-4069 ; Scheduling 613-728-2711
Fax 613-761-4069
Social Media Facebook Twitter YouTube
Other Details
Established Amalgamation of 3 hospitals in 1998
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health * Ministry of Long-Term Care ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 869042747 RR0001 (The Ottawa Hospital Foundation)
Elections The Board of Governors is appointed.
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by Accreditation Canada

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