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Perioperative Services

Services Provided

The Hamilton Health Sciences performs approximately 25,000 surgeries annually.   Surgeries are performed at the General, Juravinski and McMaster Sites of the Hamilton Health Sciences, with each site specializing in specific services as described below:

  The General Site specializes in cardiac, burns, neurosurgery,  spine,  trauma and  vascular surgeries.   In addition, Ears Nose and Throat, General Surgery,  Plastics, Orthopedics and  Urology surgeries  are also performed at the General Site.

Juravinski:  The Juravinski Hospital specializes in oncology (cancer) surgeries and orthopedic  total joint replacement surgeries.  The cancer surgeries performed here include Breast, Colorectal, Gyn/oncology, Hepatobiliary, Sarcoma, and Urology.   In addition,  General Surgery, Oral and Maxillofacial,  Plastics and Urology surgeries are also performed at the Juravinski Site.

Juravinski Site’s Perioperative Services webpage

  The McMaster Site specializes in pediatric surgeries, Women’s Health (Gynecology) and adult outpatient procedures.  Adult outpatient surgeries include General Surgery, Ears Nose Throat, Oral and Maxillofacial and Orthopedics.   Pediatric Surgical Services include Dental,  Ears Nose Throat, General Surgery, Neurosurgery, Ophthalmology, Oral and Maxillofacial, and  Orthopedics.

Pre-operative Clinic:  The Pre-operative Clinic for all patients undergoing surgery at the HHS is located at the McMaster Site.

Pre-operative Clinic webpage

Contact Information:

Director:  Leslie Gauthier

Administrative Assistant: Kathryn Chant
Phone Number:  905 521 2100 Ext. 44488

Chief of Surgery:  Dr. Michael Stacey

Administrative Assistant: Danielle Fama
Phone Number:  905 521 2100 Ext. 73881

Chief of Anesthesia: 
Dr. Susan O'Leary 

Administrative Assistant: Lucy Caruso
Phone Number:  905 521 2100 Ext. 46698

Chief of Pediatric Surgery (Acting)
:  Dr. Helene Flageole

Administrative Assistant: Danielle Fama
Phone Number:  905 521 2100 Ext. 73881

Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology:  Dr. Nicholas Leyland

Administrative Assistant: Mara Giardini
Phone Number:  905 521 2100 Ext. 76696

Hamilton Health Sciences • Hamilton, Ontario • 905.521.2100

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