Cardiac Surgery
Heart Health/Cardiovascular Health

The cardiac surgery division of the Maritime Heart Centre is located in the Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre on Robie Street in central Halifax. Surgeons that work  at the centre are responsible for patients from Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island (approximately 1.1 million people) They are also responsible for heart transplants and mechanical heart surgeries for all of Atlantic Canada (2.5 million people).

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Location and contact information

Cardiac surgery patients have two intake offices - both located in the Queen Elizabeth II Science Centre in Halifax. The cardiac surgery clinic is on the second floor (above the Summer Street entrance) and hospital general reception is located at the Robie street entrance. 

B3H 3G1
Phone: 902 473 2700
Visiting Hours: 6:30-2:30 + 3:30 - 8:30pm
Cardiac Surgery Clinic
2nd floor
Phone: 902 473 8531
Hours: Monday to Friday 8:00am - 4:00pm

How do I get an appointment?

To see a cardiac surgeon you must be referred by your family doctor, a specialist, or an internist.


Surgeons that work for the Maritime Heart Centre:

Dr. Gregory Hirsch 
Dr. Roger Baskett
Dr. Edgar Chedrawy
Dr. Michael Vician
Dr.  Jeremy Wood
Dr. Idris Ali
Dr. Keir Stewart
Dr. Christine Herman
Dr. David Horne
Dr.  John Sullivan
Dr. Suvro Sett

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