Toronto General Hospital |
Maps & DirectionsEaton South – 12th Floor
Home Peritoneal Dialysis UnitMonday – Friday8:00 am – 4:00 pm
A nurse is on call Monday to Friday, from 4:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Phone: 416 340 5672Fax: 416 340 4169
Dialysis Start Unit (Room 411)Monday, Wednesday, Friday8:00am – 4:00pm
Phone: 416 340 5672
Our unit provides patients and families the education and training they need to perform peritoneal dialysis at home, on their own. We use two types of dialysis techniques:
After patients and families have completed their dialysis training, they practice their first dialysis session in our Innovation Room. The Innovation Room offers a home-like environment, where staff is close by for help.
Training is offered at the following times:
Dialysis Start Unit (Room 411):
We are also the home of the Dialysis Start Unit, which is available for patients who need to start dialysis urgently. This allows patients to receive dialysis, and learn about different dialysis treatment options.
Patients are required to complete the required laboratory blood tests prior to the clinic visit.
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