**AS OF MAY 3, 2021 AT 8AM INDIVIDUALS WHO ARE 18 AND OVER IN 2021 AND LIVE IN ONE OF ONATRIO'S 114 HOT SPOT COMMUNITIES WILL BE ELIGIBLE TO BOOK A COVID 19 VACCINE APPOINTMENT AT A MASS IMMUNIZATION CLINIC. SEE BELOW FOR DETAILS.**
In light of the continued rise in COVID-19 case numbers in Ontario, we can each do our part to reduce the spread:
(1) remain vigilant with social distancing;
(2) stay home except for absolutely essential reasons;
(3) get your COVID-19 vaccine as soon as you are eligible; and
(4) seek COVID-19 testing if you are experiencing any symptoms.
We will attempt to keep this page updated with the latest information and links to enable you to access the vaccine as soon as it is available to your age/risk group. We have not received the COVID vaccine in our clinic. Please do not call us to try to book an appointment. We need to keep our phone lines free for patients with immediate medical needs.
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Find out where and how to get vaccinated.
Find out more about the different types of vaccines approved for use in Ontario and any updates about safety and effectiveness.
With the changes surrounding COVID-19, our clinic is taking steps to ensure continuity of care for our patients while keeping the health and safety of all in mind.
Read about how to protect yourself and those around you from COVID-19.
COVID-19 Fact Sheets, Tools for parents of school-aged children and information on how to use PPE, self-isolate and/or get tested.
Links to reliable online resources to keep you up-to-date about COVID-19 developments and recommendations.
In Ontario, the COVID-19 Vaccine is available from different places, depending on your level of risk and where you live. The availability is constantly changing so please check back for updates.
We strongly encourage you to TAKE THE FIRST VACCINE AVAILABLE TO YOU.
The options are listed below:
Toronto's COVID-19 VACCINATION CLINICS are administering the Pfizer or Moderna Vaccines. Most vaccine clinics are booking:
*Please click the link below and select the Vaccination Clinic closest to your residence or CALL 1-888-385-1910 between 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m to check that clinic's specific eligibility criteria and book your appointment.
Many local pharmacies are offering the AstraZeneca Vaccine to patients 40 years and older.
POP-UP and MOBILE Vaccine Clinics are targeted to increase vaccination rates in Hot Spot Communities. The location and eligibility is specific to each clinic and is usually advertised locally in the area where they will be held.
The following site supplements community initiatives to allow people to check on local pop-up clinics: https://vaccinehunters.ca
They are also commonly announced on social media sites.
Click below to find out where you are eligible to get vaccinated in Toronto:
Toronto Ride, iRide and Scarborough Ride provide assisted transportation to eligible Toronto seniors, adults with disabilities and adults who are immune-compromised, to and from vaccination appointments within the city of Toronto. To book a ride contact:
Both of these vaccinations are based on mRNA technology, are highly effective and safe.
Visit City of Toronto COVID: About the Vaccines for more information.
The AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine is authorized for use in Canada for adults 18 years of age and over. Health Canada has determined that it is a safe and effective vaccine.
There has been hesitancy from patients to get the AstraZeneca vaccine in light of a rare but serious condition being referred to as Vaccine-Induced Immune Thrombotic Thrombocytopenia (VITT). It occurs in anywhere from 1 in every 125,000 to 1 in 1 million people.
The Ontario COVID-19 Science Advisory Table has developed a Questions and &Answers Summary to address these concerns.
Pregnancy is a risk factor for complications from COVID-19, therefore vaccination is highly recommended.
As of April 23, pregnant patients in Ontario are now eligible for vaccination at any of the mass vaccination clinics as part of the highest priority risk category.
CLICK HERE for a video message from Ontario’s Obstetricians explaining why it is critical for pregnant patients to get the COVID19 Vaccine (available in multiple languages).
With the changes surrounding COVID-19, our clinic is taking the following steps to ensure continuity of care while keeping the health and safety of all in mind:
- this will determine if your medical issue can be managed virtually (ie. by telephone or video conference) or whether an in-office visit is needed
Proceed to one of the COVID Assessment Centres.
Please note that our office does not perform COVID-19 testing.
• Contact Telehealth Ontario at 1-866-797-0000 or your local public health unit
• If you are in need of IMMEDIATE medical attention, call 911 or go to your local emergency room
• you are at risk of being a carrier of COVID-19 and passing it on to others
• you should stay in Quarantine for 14-days after your return to Canada;
• Click for more information for Returning Travelers
• If you have no symptoms after 14 days, you can resume your normal daily activities
Up-to-Date information about the COVID vaccinations, side effects, and the status of the phased vaccine rollout provincial plan.
This website has all the information about the current health status of COVID-19 in Toronto.
Up-to-date information about the status of the COVID-19 Pandemic in Ontario including case counts and the provincial response.
An online Screening Tool to help you decide if you or your child should attend school/child care today.
If you are feeling anxious, please read the attached resource for some useful tips:
If you have traveled outside of Canada, you are required to Quarantine for 14 days immediately upon your return and self monitor for symptoms of COVID-19. For further details visit:
Read about the global status of the COVID-19 Pandemic.
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