The Centre of Excellence for Hernia Repair

The global leader in external abdominal wall hernia surgery for over 70 years

Welcome to Shouldice

Founded in 1945, Shouldice Hospital is the global leader in hernia repair. Our 99.5% lifetime success rate for primary inguinal hernias sets the gold standard for medical professionals around the world.

Do you have a hernia? Get the facts about hernias and the world-renowned Shouldice natural, pure tissue repair. Hernia Hospital Ontario

The Shouldice Experience: Enjoy a rapid, healthy recovery in a beautiful facility designed exclusively for hernia patients.

Hospital Hours - Family Day

Monday, February 15, 2016
Saturday, February 13

Clinic Closed

Sunday, February 14

Clnic Closed

Monday, February 15

Clinic Closed

Surgical admissions Only

Tuesday, February 16

Hospital Open
Clinic Open



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An Introduction to Shouldice

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(No Referral Required)

Monday through Friday

9:30 a.m. to 3:00 pm

Saturdays - Clinic Closed

Sundays - Surgical Admissions Only

As our clinic operates on a walk-in no appointment basis, wait times to see our Physicians will vary. Please plan accordingly. (i.e. bring a book, tablet, work, etc.)


New patients without a written referral from a physician are welcome and are encouraged to come between 8:30 a.m and 9:30 a.m. in order to complete required medical paperwork prior to their examination.