Important notice (updated September 12)
Procedures at PRHC (endoscopy, surgical procedures)
Because of the coronovirus pandemic ALL procedure at the hospital were cancelled. Your procedure will be re-booked when possible and you will be notified prior to your new booking date.
PLEASE DO NOT CALL THE OFFICE INQUIRING ABOUT YOUR NEW BOOKING DATE. Our office is overwhelmed with phone calls at the present. You will be contacted about your new booking date.
Patients will be re-booked based on urgency. Please let us know if there is any change in your condition.
There are new procedures for entering the hospital. Please see this pamphlet for more information.
Visits to the Peterborough Clinic
Your visit will proceed in person ONLY if necessary. You will be required to answer screening questions and REQUIRED to wear a mask. To expedite your entry into building you can print and fill in this form or answer the questions on your mobile phone using this form. For more information please refer to the Peterborough Clinic web page.
Visits may now be performed virtually, by telephone or using secure video conferencing such as Medeo, or the Ontario Telehealth Network OTN eVisit. Please let us know of your preferences prior to your visit. If you are interested in a video virtual visit, please the links on this page.
Follow up care
Let's talk about your health.
Please obtain a referral from your family doctor or nurse practitioner to schedule an initial consultation.
If a referral has been sent, you will be contacted directly phone, email (securely by MEDEO) or by letter mail with a date and time for your appointment. The appointment may be in-person, by telephone, or by videoconferencing.
On the day of your appointment, please have a list of medications that you take ready.
Appointments are booked on the basis of urgency. If your condition becomes more urgent, please have your family doctor or nurse practitioner make us aware of the change in your condition. For routine consultations there may be a wait of several months.
Taking Care of You
To book a post operative or follow up appointment, please contact our office.
You may receive an invitation to book an appointment online, using MEDEO.
Otherwise, call our office the week following your procedure to book an appointment in the suggested timeframe. Leave a message including your name and phone number so we can get back to you.
The Care You Deserve
Please make us aware prior to your visit of any medications you are taking that may worsen bleeding. This includes ASA, Plavix, coumadin, and DOACs/NOACs. Wear comfortable clothing and appropriate footwear.
Please note that Dr. Ebisuzaki does not perform cosmetic procedures.
Some follow up appointments can be arranged online using Medeo, an online appointment booking service, free of charge. You will need an email address to use this service. Please contact our office and leave a message if you are interested in online booking.