Spine Surgery Clinic

Becoming A Patient

Eligibility

The Spine clinic primarily serves patients from the HNHB LHIN and the WW LHIN.

Referrals

A physician referral is required to be seen in the Spine clinic.

Team Members

Doctors

  • Surgeons (Orthopedic Surgeons and Neurosurgeons) with specialized advanced training in Spinal Surgery
  • Doctors in training ( Residents and Clinical Fellows) also see patients in the spine clinic to help them learn how to treat Spine disorders.

Physician Assistant

  • The Physician Assistant (PA) works directly with the Surgeon to complete assessments and order tests that patients may need.

Clerks/ Secretaries

  • The clerks help manage and run the clinics. You will speak to a clerk when you call the clinic. They may ask for more information, or may call you with an appointment or instructions about tests.

Patient Information

Patients are seen in an outpatient clinic setting. You do not stay overnight.

Bring a current list of your medications every time you come to the clinic

Family Life

You are welcome to bring a family member or support person to your appointment if you wish.

Appointment Booking Instructions

There is no walk-in service available. Patients are given an appointment date and time.