Lake of The Woods District Hospital

Site: Lake of The Woods District Hospital

Service: Ontario Breast Screening Program

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Description & Services
Description (Service) Breast screening for early detection of breast cancer in women 
  • Conducts mammograms (x-ray of the breast)  
  • Teaches how to perform self examinations
  • Screening includes a two-view mammography where screening results are sent to both the patient and her doctor 
  • Individuals who receive normal results are automatically recalled for their next screening appointment. Individuals with abnormal results are referred back to their doctor for further investigation, or are referred directly for additional tests
Hours General Mammography Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm 
Breast Screening Mon, Wed-Thu 12 noon-4 pm 
Breast Screening Follow-Up Tue 12 noon-4 pm
Areas Served Kenora District
Eligibility Ages: 50 year(s) - 74 year(s) 
  • Women 50 years of age or older and 
  • Has never had breast cancer or breast implants and  
  • Has not had a mammogram within the past year
  • Call for appointment 
  • No referral required for women 50 years and older 
  • Medical referrals also accepted for women between 30 and 69 years
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-468-9861 
Appts 807-468-9861 Ext 2201
Fax 807-468-2367
Primary Contact Angela Schussler, Manager, Diagnostic Imaging; Phone: 807-468-9861 ext 2202
Site Location Directly across from the Kenora Harbourfront
Located In Community Kenora
Address 21 Sylvan St W
Kenora, ON P9N 3W7
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Intersection Sylvan St W and Lakeview Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)