About Defibrillator Testing


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Defibrillator Testing is done in the Recovery Room

Patients are admitted to the Cardiac Short Stay Unit on PDF icon image 5th​ F​loor Munk Building​ ​on the morning of the procedure​.​

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What We Do

Defibrillator testing involves triggering rapid palpitations to check whether your defibrillator is doing its job and correcting your heart rhythm to normal. 

Defibrillator testing is done under light anesthesia and monitoring and are same day admission/discharge.


Hours & Contact:

Monday - Friday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Phone: 416 340 3248

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