How to Make A Referral
We accept referrals from physicians or other healthcare providers. Self referrals are not accepted.
Please send a referral note including the information listed below. If you wish, a PDF of our referral form can be downloaded from our protected requisition area:
Physician Referral Form #6302 [pdf] »
Important information to include in the referral:
- Patient’s demographic information (full name, date of birth, address, phone number, health card number)
- Referring physician’s full name and phone number
- Reason for referral
- Relevant family history (ie. who is affected, how are they related to your patient, age of diagnosis)
- Medical records (ie. test results, consultation letters, pathology reports) for patient or affected individuals
If your patient is pregnant, please indicate the date of her LMP on the referral form. Also, please fax the referral, along with her blood group, CBC and hemoglobin electrophoresis (if available).
If you are uncertain about a referral to Genetics, please contact our staff at (905) 813-4104 to review the details.