About Cardioversions


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Cardioversions are done in the Recovery Room

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

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What We Do

A Cardioversion involves sending a low voltage shock to your chest to convert irregular or rapid heart rhythms to safe ones.

Cardioversions are 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​

 Health Information

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