At UHN, we strive to deliver Compassionate Care & Caring. Learn more about the services and supports that are available to you throughout your journey.
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.
At the heart of everything we do at UHN are our Healthcare Professionals. Refer a patient to one of our 12 medical programs. Learn more about the resources and opportunities available for professional growth.
University Health Network has grown to be one of the largest research and teaching hospital networks in Canada - pioneers in improving the lives of patients. Our long history of health professions education at Toronto General, Toronto Western, Princess Margaret and Toronto Rehab hospitals has consistently advanced the science of education.
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.
Being touched by illness affects us in different ways. Many people want to give back to the community
and help others. At UHN, we welcome your contribution and offer different ways you can help so you can find one that suits you.
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of our experts for an interview. It's also the place to find UHN media policies and catch up on our news stories, videos, media releases,
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Are you having surgery at UHN? Our guides help ensure that you know what to expect every step of the way.
My Surgery is a general guide that includes standard information for almost all surgery patients about how to prepare for surgery and what to expect throughout the process. It is used by the health care team along with specific Surgery Guides, which include detailed information about your procedure.
You may have a lot of questions and worries leading up to your surgery at UHN.
My Surgery helps you and your family to know what to expect throughout your surgical journey, and to keep track of the information you receive before and during your hospital stay.
My Surgery has space for your health care team to add in more specific information to suit your health information needs. This may include treatment-specific brochures or other instruction handouts.
Looking for a hard copy of the
My Surgery? Ask a member of your care team.
You can download the complete
My Surgery, or just the part you are looking for.
All resources are in PDF format unless otherwise indicated.
UHN is building a library of guides that are specific to the surgery you have scheduled. From how to prepare, to what to expect during your hospital stay, our dedicated guides to take you step-by-step through your operation. Note that these guides should be used in addition to the general
My Surgery guide, to enhance the information UHN is providing to you.
My Surgery guide is only available in English. However, our
health information site material is available in many other languages that may be just right for you.