Newborn Care

We're transforming women and children's care

baby having heart checked with stethoscope

Our NICUs are specially staffed and equipped to look after newborns as premature as 30 weeks.
Care is provided by an interprofessional team including physicians, nurses, occupational therapists, social workers, respiratory therapists, and lactation consultants. Admission to the NICU is determined by the health care team following the birth.

Services Provided in the NICU Include:

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cardiology
  • Orthopaedics
  • Plastics
  • Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery (Ear, Nose, and Throat)

Specialists Available:

  • Neonatologists
  • Paediatric Occupational Therapists
  • Lactation Consultants
  • Dietitians
  • Social Workers

Our NICU at Centenary features a Ronald McDonald Family Room.

Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) Toronto Family Rooms provide family members with a place to rest and recharge in the hospital, just steps away from where their sick child is being treated.

Ronald McDonald Family Room in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Sleep room available for overnight use

The Family Room is open to family members of children being treated in the NICU.


  • Lounge area
  • Kitchenette, with complimentary snacks and refreshments
  • Rest and respite area with three sleeping pods
  • Private sleeping room

Contact Us

Centenary Hospital

Main floor

General Hospital

2nd Floor
416-438-2911 ext. 3272