The Leamington area has many health care facilities to keep you and your family well. Services include a modern hospital, family health team, physiotherapists, pharmacies, dentists and supporting professionals.
Our local healthcare facilities support a number of specialists and sub-specialists in every medical and surgical discipline.
Two hospitals located in Windsor and the Leamington District Memorial Hospital provide over 1,000 acute care beds. A Regional Cancer Centre located in Windsor specializes in cancer patient diagnosis and treatment.
The Leamington District Memorial Hospital provides a broad range of services including Cardiopulmonary, Dialysis, Diagnostic Imaging, Emergency Room services, Maternal and Newborn facilities, inpatient and outpatient programs and a surgical program. The hospital will soon be adding a Women's Centre with Digital Mammography.
Long-Term and Assisted Care
Twenty long-term care facilities currently service the area and construction has begun on 300 additional long-term care beds. For information on long-term care facilities and the intake process visit Erie St. Clair Community Care Access Centre: or call 519-258-8211 or 1-888-447-4468.
Leamington's many retirement homes provide quality care for those looking for assisted living arrangements.
Leamington Area Family Health Team
A Family Health Team (FHT) is an approach to primary health care that brings together different health care providers to co-ordinate the highest possible quality of care for you. The Leamington Area Family Health Team is located in the Leamington Medical Village, directly across the street from Leamington hospital. You may print off a copy off their new patient application. For more information, call 519-322-1100.
Finding a Doctor
The Windsor-Essex Region is one of a very few communities in Ontario with family physicians who are accepting new patients. For help in finding a family physician contact the Essex County Medical Society or call 519-256-4611.
Primary Health Care Clinic
Located at 33 Princess Street Suite 450, Windsor Essex Community Health Care (WE CHC) operates a primary care clinic for clients without a primary care provider who meet the following criteria: children, youth, adults and seniors that are in neeed of a safe place to recieve care and system navigation due to indentified risk factors. This is in addition to other services offered by WE CHC in Leamington. For additional information, or to make an appointment phone: 519.258.6002 ext. 850 or visit www.wechc.org
The Leamington District Memorial Hospital works closely with the Communities for Doctors Committee who help attract physicians and specialists to the community. A variety of incentives are available to physicians wishing to locate and practice in Leamington.
Call 911 in an emergency.