University Hospital (London, Ontario)

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University Hospital
London Health Sciences Centre
University Hospital London On sc2366.jpg
University Hospital. Main entrance.
University Hospital (London, Ontario) is located in Ontario
University Hospital (London, Ontario)
Location in Ontario
Geography
LocationLondon, Ontario, Canada
Coordinates43°00′45″N 81°16′30″W / 43.0125°N 81.275°W / 43.0125; -81.275Coordinates: 43°00′45″N 81°16′30″W / 43.0125°N 81.275°W / 43.0125; -81.275
Organization
Care systemPublic Medicare (Canada)
Hospital typeTeaching
Affiliated universitySchulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
Services
Emergency departmentYes
HelipadTC LID: CPR4
History
Founded1972
Links
Websitehttp://www.lhsc.on.ca/
ListsHospitals in Canada

University Hospital is a large teaching hospital in London, Ontario, Canada that is affiliated with the University of Western Ontario's Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry. It is part of the London Health Sciences Centre hospital network the and Lawson Health Research Institute, which manages clinical research across all London hospitals. The hospital was formally opened in September 1972 by Canadian neurosurgeon Wilder Penfield.

Neurosurgeon Charles Drake achieved international renown for his innovative surgery for brain aneurysms at University Hospital, which attracted patients and surgeons from around the world to London.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Our History". www.lhsc.on.ca. Retrieved 2018-04-08.

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