Following up with all your doctors is important after your operation. Before you leave the hospital we will talk about your 3 follow-up appointments:
WhenWithin the first week after your operation. You are responsible for scheduling this appointment.
WhereYour family doctor’s office.
What to ExpectThis appointment will let you doctor see how you are feeling. This is important for measuring your progress at future visits. If you have any problems, your family doctor or nurse practitioner will help or will refer you to your surgeon and/or cardiologist.
What to BringYour health card and a list of any medications you are taking.
WhenAbout 4 weeks after your operation.
WhereYour cardiologist’s office. Call the first week you are at home to make your appointment. If you are followed by a cardiologist at the Toronto Centre for Adult Congenital Heart Disease, the clinic will call you with an appointment.
What to ExpectYou and your cardiologist will discuss your operation and plan recovery.
WhenAbout 6-8 weeks after your operation.
WhereYour surgeon’s office. Call your surgeon’s office in about 6 weeks to make an appointment. The number to call will be on your discharge letter.
What to ExpectYou and your surgeon will follow up, to discuss your operation and recovery.
To make or change appointments, call your surgeon's office.
Dr. Mitesh Badiwala
Phone: 416 340 4720
Dr. Jennifer ChungPhone: 416 340 4745
Dr. Robert James CusimanoPhone: 416 340 4928
Dr. Tirone DavidPhone: 416 340 5062
Dr. Anthony Ralph-EdwardsPhone: 416 340 4309
Dr. Christopher Feindel
Phone: 416 340 5909
Dr. Maral OuzounianPhone: 416 340 4218
Dr. Vivek RaoPhone: 416 340 3562
Dr. Terrence YauPhone: 416 340 4074