The Division of General Surgery at Toronto General Hospital provides comprehensive care for patients requiring surgery. A family physician or specialist will refer patients to our team of surgeons, nurses and other multidisciplinary professionals.
UHN Surgery Patient Education Binder
Preparing for Your Surgery:
After Your Gastric Bypass Surgery:English | Français (French) | Português (Portuguese) | Español (Spanish)
Colon Surgery Rapid Recovery Program:English | 中文 (Chinese) | Italiano (Italian) | Português (Portuguese) | Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
Discharge Instructions after General Surgery:English | Italiano (Italian)
Exercises after Your Surgery:English | Français (French) | Arabic | 中文 (Chinese) | Hebrew | Italiano (Italian) | Português (Portuguese) | Russian | Español (Spanish)
Operating Room - A Team Approach to Ensure Your Safety:English | Português (Portuguese)
Information on anesthesia and anesthesiologists for the Canadians provided by the Canadian Anesthesiologists' Society.
The College has a series of public information brochures on specific clinical procedures.
This page provides links to pre-recorded webcasts of surgical procedures. These are actual operations performed at medical centers in the United States since January 2004. The videos last an hour.
The following videos are to help you during your stay and after you leave the hospital. Please read the following terms and conditions of use carefully before viewing the videos.
How to Use Your Feeding Tube at Home: A Step by Step DemonstrationEnglish | Cantonese | Italiano (Italian) | Mandarin | Português (Portuguese) | Punjabi | Español (Spanish) | Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
Deep Breathing Exercises
Planning to Go Home after Being in the Hospital
Managing Your Pain
Courage. It is contagious. It lives in all of us. It lives here at UHN. And these are the stories that prove it.
Patient & Family Education Program at UHN offers valuable resources to help you understand your condition.
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