Stroke Clinic

ATC provides specialized services to the North and East-GTA (NE-GTA) Stroke Network at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre.

Working closely together with the inter-professional teams of the NE-GTA Stroke Network, and the Sunnybrook Secondary Stroke Prevention Clinic, treatment focuses on improving clients’ functional abilities so that they can live as independently as possible.

The Stroke Clinic offers consultative outpatient Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Speech and Language Pathology, Registered Dietitian Services, as well as, leading edge assistive technology in the areas of mobility aids, communication, advanced computer technology, specialized seating and help with home modifications to improve the quality of life for people who have suffered from a debilitating stroke.

The assessment and treatment of our stroke patients is conducted at the Sunnybrook site free of charge.

REFERRAL REQUIREMENT

A physician’s referral is required; patients are accepted on a case-by-case basis at any point in the continuum of care.

FUNDING + COST

Portions of our Stroke Clinic's services are subsidized through grants. In addition, some equipment costs may be covered by provincial funding programs. The fees we charge to our patients are subject to change, depending on the grants and financial assistance available to us. Please don't hesitate to contact us for the latest information!

Improve functional abilities following stroke
Rebuild mobility, communication and autonomy
Outpatient program designed for independent living

Ready for a Referral?

Download the referral document here, or share it directly with your physician if you know their email address.

COVID-19 NOTICE

Please note that all ATC clinics are closed until further notice due to Covid-19. We will contact you to reschedule your appointment in the future, when we are able to do so.

If you have an issue related to your illness or other medical conditions, please call your family doctor.

If you require a prescription renewal, contact your pharmacist directly to renew your prescription. You do not need a prescription from your physician for existing medications.

If you have any questions related to Covid-19, please contact Telehealth Ontario at 1-866-797-0000.

In a medical emergency, call 911 immediately.