The Annual Fund will support Surgical Services at St. Joseph's Hospital. The Surgery Program at St. Joseph's Hospital is a dynamic and progressive partner in Horizon Health's Surgical Services. With six operating room theatres, St. Joseph's provides a very broad range of surgical services to the people of southwestern New Brunswick and several speciality services to all of New Brunswick.
St. Joseph's Hospital continues to expand the quantity and quality of services through continuous innovation and recruitment of skilled surgeons and allied health professionals.
Annually St. Joseph's Hospital provides over 7000 surgical procedures. Specialities include: General Surgery, Otolaryngology (ENT), Dental and Maxillofacial Surgery, Ophthalmology, Plastic Surgery, Orthopedics, Neurosurgery, Gynecology, Urology and Vascular surgery.
The Annual Fund will support the purchase of new equipment to update and enhance endoscopic sinus surgery with the purchase of a Fusion Compact ENT Navigation System. Currently Otolarngology (ENT) patients range in age from a few days old to the elderly population. Our patients come from all over New Brunswick and occaisionally from outside the province. The ENT team manage head and neck cancer, sinus disease, ear pathology, thyroid disease and many more pathologies.