The Surgical Clinic operates several days a week in the Ambulatory Care Unit, handling minor surgical procedures, follow-up post-operative appointments and consultations.
Physician referral is required; please bring your Ontario Health Card with you.
Day surgery patients (adults and children) receive pre and post-operative care in the day surgery department. A variety of services can have outpatient day surgery procedures:
NBRHC is committed to patient-centered care.
A new video at the North Bay Regional Health Centre (NBRHC) offers a look inside the surgical experience to help young patients and their families feel more comfortable before an operation.
The three minute video follows Melanie, a paediatric patient at the NBRHC on surgery day and teaches viewers what they can expect before and after a medical procedure. The goal is to reduce anxiety by showing other kids what they will see and experience when they come to the hospital.
The video is good preparation however for patients of all ages to help familiarize with the surgical environment and routine.
Tel: 705-474-8600 ext. 4404
Tel: 705-474-8600 ext. 4403
Monday to Friday
(excluding statutory holidays)
Is your child having surgery?
Check out these websites to help explain to your child what they will experience.