​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Your follow-up appointments

Your first appointment

About 1 week after your discharge.​

Your family doctor’s office​

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​What to Expect
See your family doctor within 1 week of going home so that they are aware of your operation and any follow-up care you may need.​​​

Your second appointment​

About 4 to 6 weeks after your operation​​

Your surgeon’s office​

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​What to Expect

This appointment is usually made before you leave the hospital. If you do not have an appointment, please call your vascular surgeon’s office.

  • ​This visit is important to ensure that you are recovering well, your carotid artery is open and you have a good blood flow to your head.
  • You may have regular checkups and ultrasound scans to make sure the repair continues to work well.


To make or change appointments, call your surgeon's office.

Dr. Thomas Lindsay
Phone: 416 340 4620

Dr. George Oreopoulos
Phone: 416 340 3275

Dr. Graham Roche-Nagle
Phone: 416 340 5332

Dr. Barry Rubin
Phone: 416 340 3645

Dr. Thomas Forbes ​
Phone: 416 340 3274

Dr. John Byrne
Phone: 416 340 3996​

Dr. Kathryn Howe
Phone: 416 340 5193 

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