Our UHN programs and services are among the most advanced in the world. We have grouped our physicians, staff, services and resources into 10 medical programs to meet the needs of our patients and help us make the most of our resources.
University Health Network is a health care and medical research organization in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The scope of research and complexity of cases at UHN has made us a national and international source for discovery, education and patient care.
Our 10 medical programs are spread across eight hospital sites – Princess Margaret, Toronto General, Toronto Rehab’s five sites, Toronto Western – as well as our education programs through the Michener Institute of Education at UHN. Learn more about the services, programs and amenities offered at each location.
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Find out how to get to and around our nine locations — floor plans, parking, public transit, accessibility services, and shuttle information.
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Quitting smoking and tobacco is an important part of your cancer treatment and care. Read below to learn how smoking and tobacco can affect your treatment and how quitting can improve your health.
Before starting treatment and during it, smoking and using tobacco can:
Smoking and using tobacco when you have cancer can cause:
This can happen even if your first cancer was not caused by smoking or using tobacco.
Quit smoking and using tobacco during cancer treatment to:
Before each clinic visit, you will be asked to answer questions about your health and wellbeing, including your smoking history. You can use Princess Margaret At Home (PATH) to complete pre-appointment questions and report any symptoms and concerns to your healthcare team. For more information, visit Princess Margaret At Home (PATH) »
Even after your first appointment, you may ask a member of your health care team at any time for information on support services and resources to help you quit smoking.
There are a number of programs and services available at UHN and in the community to help you quit smoking.
See a list of Smoking Cessation Programs & Services »