Initial Consult with Dr. McGuire
Taking Care of You
The initial appointment with Dr McGuire is about 30 minutes in length and for consultation only.
No procedures will be done at this visit.
Dr. McGuire will review your history, completed investigations, conduct an appropriate examination, and discuss your management plan.
Surgery at VGH
Helping You Get Healthy
In the operating room, fellowship trained cardiothoracic anesthesiologists give you anesthesia.
Before surgery Dr McGuire's office will arrange an assessment in the VGH pre-anesthetic clinic.
Thoracic Post-Op Care at VGH
The Care You Deserve
After surgery, all of Dr. McGuire's patients recover on the 12th floor Chest Centre at VGH in the Jim Pattison Pavilion. A highly specialized multidisciplinary "Tower-12 Chest Centre" team of Nurses, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Dieticians, and Pharmacists, help care for Dr. McGuire's thoracic patients while in hospital.
Click "Welcome to the Chest Centre" for more details.