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Thoracic Surgery & Respirology Inpatient Unit

About the Unit

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Location

Toronto General Hospital | map icon​ Maps & Directions
Eaton Wing – 10th Floor​​

Contact Information

Phone: 416 340 4800


Visiting Hours

UHN hospitals offer flexible visiting hours, with preference between the hours of 11:00am and 9:00pm. Visitation is discouraged during the rest period in the step-down unit from 1:00pm to 2:30pm.

Learn more about visiting patients at UHN​.

What We Do

We strive to provide excellent care in a supportive and respectful environment. Our patients include those with lung and esophageal cancers, gastro-esophageal reflux disease, airway management and end-stage lung disease. Many of our patients require assessment for transplantation.

Our nurses use advanced respiratory assessment skills, as well as a collaborative approach to patient-centred care. Our 24-bed unit focuses on collaboration, clear and open communication, and respect in our interactions with patients and colleagues.

You need to be seen and admitted by a doctor at UHN to become a patient in our inpatient unit.​​

 Health Information

Learn about what to expect before, during and after your surgery, as well as preparing to return home, in UHN's surgery binder​.

The Patient & Family Education Program at UHN offers valuable resources to help you understand your condition. Find the information​ you're looking for.  ​

 Patient & Family Services

​You can also find other services throughout UHN. Learn more about patient and family services available throughout UHN​.​