Orthopaedic and Fracture Clinics
Hamilton Health Sciences has three Orthopedic/Fracture Clinics. The Orthopedic Clinic at the Hamilton General Hospital and the Juravinski Hospital serve the needs of adult patients requiring the services of orthopedic care. The McMaster University Medical Centre (MUMC) Fracture Clinic provides orthopedic care to children, adolescents and adults.
New location Orthopaedic (Fracture) Clinic at the Hamilton General Hospital
As of May 27, 2019, the Fracture Clinic at Hamilton General Hospital will have a new name and a new location. Our new clinic space will be renamed the Orthopaedic Clinic, to best reflect the care and services that we provide. Our new location, still at Hamilton General Hospital, is on the main level across from section M. The Information Desk at the main entrance will be able to direct you.
Booking an Appointment
The Orthopaedic Call Centre phone line is open from Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. 905-521-2100 ext. 75665. It is closed on statutory holidays.
If you receive the automated voice message, please leave a brief message with the patient’s name, telephone number and the location of the Orthopaedic/Fracture Clinic where the appointment is to be booked.
If you were a patient in the Emergency Department and need to book a follow up appointment, please call the Orthopaedic Call Centre on the day of your visit, or the next business day. Please have your Health Card number ready when you call.
The Orthopaedic Call Centre does not accept referrals from physician’s offices- they must be sent directly to an orthopaedic surgeon’s office. For urgent referrals only, please page the orthopaedic surgeon on call.