- 1Do I need to be a citizen of Canada?
We are insured to provide surgical services to Canadian citizens and non-citizens, permanent residents, non-residents, temporary visitors to Canada on a visa, as well as international patients from outside of Canada, including the USA.
- 2How long is the wait?
There is usually no wait. The surgery is scheduled as soon as the doctor is available and can range from a few days to a few weeks.
- 3Is discounted accommodation available?
Patients are able to book nearby hotels at preferred rates. We can handle booking if required.
- 4Do I need a referral?
Not for most procedures, but we may require confirmation of diagnosed condition from a doctor or specialist.
- 5Can I claim this on benefit, taxes?
Some private benefit plans allow you to claim a portion of medically necessary procedures. Some medical expenses are tax deductible. Certain provinces may also reimburse a portion of the costs associated with services delivered out of province. Check with your benefit plan or accountant to confirm.
- 6Is financing available?
Yes. Financing is available through several providers.