Central East Regional Thoracic Diagnostic Assessment Unit
Thoracic Assessment Clinic
Lakeridge Health, Peterborough Regional Health Centre, Rouge Valley Centenary
Oshawa , Peterborough , Scarborough ,
Patients requiring diagnosis or treatment for lung, stomach, and esophageal cancers, or patients potentially requiring surgery for acid reflux or patients with benign lung diseases.
Nurse navigator will first assess patients by phone, then triage cases base on the urgency of their initial appointment. Thoracic surgeon and the nurse navigator work closely with patients and their families to coordinate care and education.