The Ottawa Hospital (TOH)

The Ottawa Hospital (TOH) is a Bariatric Centre of Excellence (BCoE), with a team of bariatric experts promoting the collaboration and use of best practices around the care of people suffering with obesity and obesity related diseases. Our Ottawa BCoE currently offers both a Surgical Program and a Medical Program at their location.

Surgical Program

The interdisciplinary bariatric team at TOH, which includes 4 bariatric surgeons, provides comprehensive pre-operative, peri-operative, and post-operative care for their Surgical Program patients. Patients receive thorough assessments and education prior to bariatric surgery, and are closely followed post-operatively for a period of up to 5 years. 

Medical Program

The interdisciplinary bariatric team at TOH provides a Medical Program as a non-surgical option, focused on helping patients to achieve a healthier lifestyle and state of wellness by changing behaviours that promote healthy living, proper eating, and physical activity. Medical Program patients are followed closely for a period of up to 2 years. 

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Contact Details

1053 Carling Avenue
3rd Floor, Grimes Lodge
Ottawa ON, K1Y 4E9
(613) 761-5101