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Paul W.M. Fedak
SPECIALTIES AND AREAS OF INTERESTS
Cardiac Surgery
Adult Cardiac Surgery
Cardiac Surgery
Heart Failure
Valvular Disease
SITES PROCEDURES PERFORMED AT
Foothills Medical Centre
LANGUAGES SPOKEN
English
CONTACT INFORMATION
Phone: 403-220-6763
Fax: 403-210-6234

NOTES
Service locations where specialist practices. Click each location for referral information.

This service is already linked to the profile of Dr.
Connect Care Department: CGY FMC CV SURGERY REFERRAL
1403 29 Street NW, Calgary Alberta, T2N 2T9
Phone: 403-944-2397 Fax: 403-270-0755
Alberta Health Services - Calgary Zone
Estimated Routine Appt Wait Time: Within 1 month

Accepting referrals at this service

SERVICE DESCRIPTION
Central referral service that coordinates and schedules open heart cardiac surgeries.
Coordinates and schedules open heart cardiac surgeries.
EMERGENCY REFERRAL PROCESS
Direct patients to the nearest Emergency Department if they are experiencing a serious illness or injury. Patients with potentially life threatening conditions should immediately phone 9-1-1.
Direct patients to the nearest Emergency Department if they are experiencing a serious illness or injury. Patients with potentially life threatening conditions should immediately phone 9-1-1.
URGENT REFERRAL PROCESS
Fax completed required referral documents to 403-270-0755 and call to discuss.
Fax completed required referral documents to 403-270-0755 and call to discuss.
ROUTINE REFERRAL PROCESS
Fax completed required referral documents to 403-270-0755 for all referrals, regardless of preferred surgeon.
In consideration of the procedure required, the Cardiac Surgery Referral office will assign the patient to the most appropriate surgeon with the shortest wait time.
Patients will be seen faster if a preferred physician is not indicated.

Non-Connect Care Users: Complete the referral form and send it to the service using the contact information in this profile.

Connect Care Users: Use ‘Outgoing’ referral class on the Ambulatory Referral Order in Connect Care.

Fax completed required referral documents to 403-270-0755 for all referrals, regardless of preferred surgeon.
In consideration of the procedure required, the Cardiac Surgery Referral office will assign the patient to the most appropriate surgeon with the shortest wait time.
Patients will be seen faster if a preferred physician is not indicated.

Non-Connect Care Users: Complete the referral form and send it to the service using the contact information in this profile.

Connect Care Users: Use ‘Outgoing’ referral class on the Ambulatory Referral Order in Connect Care.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
REFERRAL FORM
Referral Form
Please ensure demographics and contact information has been included.
Referral Form
Please ensure demographics and contact information has been included.
REFERRAL GUIDELINES
Routine Reason for Referral
Access Targets convey the clinically appropriate timeframe patients should be seen within, by reason for referral and priority level.
Access Target
Required Information/Investigations
Timing
Additional Details
Referral to cardiac surgery service
Medication List (dose, frequency, route)
| Within 1 month

Past medical history
| Within 1 month

Copy of Cardiac test
| Within 6 months

Demographics and contact information
| Within 1 month

Labs; CBC, creatinine
| Within 6 months
ADDITIONAL SERVICE DETAILS
The Cardiovascular Surgery Referral office manages all outpatient and inpatient cardiac surgery referrals for cardiac surgeons in Southern Alberta. The procedures include:
  • CABG
  • AVR/MVR/TVR
  • Aortopathy
  • Minimally invasive mitral valve and ASD repairs
  • Congenital
  • Septal myomectomy
  • Endovascular thoracic aortic repair/TVAR
COMMUNICATION PROCESS
Communication of referral receipt to referral
source will occur within 7 calendar days.
 
Communication of appointment details or wait list status to patient and referral
source will occur within 14 calendar days.
 
Communication of initial appointment outcomes to referral
source will occur within 30 calendar days.
 
MISSED APPOINTMENT GUIDELINES
Currently in development.
Currently in development.
DIRECTIONS
Located at the intersection of 16 Avenue NW and 29 Street NW.

Transit:
Public transportation is available to this facility.
Located at the intersection of 16 Avenue NW and 29 Street NW.

Transit:
Public transportation is available to this facility.
PARKING INSTRUCTIONS

The new Central Parking is now open to patients, families and visitors. Public parking is available on the Skyline (second level at grade) and Mountain levels (third level) with an additional level opening in the coming months.
Most public parking at Foothills Medical Centre will be in the new Central Parking, but there are two other public parking lots for your convenience: West Parking (Lot 10) and North Parking (Lot 6)

The new Central Parking is now open to patients, families and visitors. Public parking is available on the Skyline (second level at grade) and Mountain levels (third level) with an additional level opening in the coming months.
Most public parking at Foothills Medical Centre will be in the new Central Parking, but there are two other public parking lots for your convenience: West Parking (Lot 10) and North Parking (Lot 6)

ADDRESS
1403 29 Street NW
Calgary Alberta
T2N 2T9
HOURS OF OPERATION
Monday: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
   
WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBILITY
Yes

This service is already linked to the profile of Dr.
5th Floor, Clinic 5A 4448 Front Street SE, Calgary Alberta, T3M 1M4
Phone: 403-956-2666 Fax: 403-956-2695
Alberta Health Services - Calgary Zone
Estimated Routine Appt Wait Time: Within 3 months

Accepting referrals at this service

SERVICE DESCRIPTION
The Bicuspid Valve Clinic provides surveillance of patients with known a bicuspid valve. This clinic also provides collaboration between Cardiologists and Cardiac Surgeons for patients with bicuspid valves who require surgical intervention.
Services may include:
  • assessment, treatment, and surveillance of patients with bicuspid aortic issues
  • patient and family education in relation to bicuspid aortic issues
EMERGENCY REFERRAL PROCESS
This service does not have an emergency referral process. Concerns of serious illness or injury should be directed to go to the nearest Emergency Department. Patients with potentially life threatening conditions should immediately phone 9-1-1.
This service does not have an emergency referral process. Concerns of serious illness or injury should be directed to go to the nearest Emergency Department. Patients with potentially life threatening conditions should immediately phone 9-1-1.
URGENT REFERRAL PROCESS
Please call the clinic directly: 403-956-2666.
Please call the clinic directly: 403-956-2666.
ROUTINE REFERRAL PROCESS
Please fax referral to 403-956-2695.
Please fax referral to 403-956-2695.
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
Patients with bicuspid valves who require surgical intervention.
Patients with bicuspid valves who require surgical intervention.
REFERRAL PHONE
403-956-2666
REFERRAL FAX
403-956-2695
PHONE
403-956-2666
FAX
403-956-2695
REFERRAL GUIDELINES
Routine Reason for Referral
Access Targets convey the clinically appropriate timeframe patients should be seen within, by reason for referral and priority level.
Access Target
Required Information/Investigations
Timing
Additional Details
Bicuspid aortic valve
Medication List (dose, frequency, route)
| Within 1 month

Past medical history
| Within 1 month

Echocardiogram
| Within 2 years
Investigative testing must display evidence of a Bicuspid Aortic Valve.
ADDITIONAL SERVICE DETAILS

COMMUNICATION PROCESS
Communication of referral receipt to referral
source will occur within 7 calendar days.
 
Communication of appointment details or wait list status to patient and referral
source will occur within 14 calendar days.
 
Communication of initial appointment outcomes to referral
source will occur within 30 calendar days.
 
MISSED APPOINTMENT GUIDELINES
Currently in development.
Currently in development.
DIRECTIONS
This clinic is located on the 5th floor of South Health Campus Clinic 5A.

South Health Campus (SHC) is located in the southeast of Calgary. Take Deerfoot Trail to the Cranston Ave/Seton Blvd exit and head one block east on Seton Boulevard. South Health Campus will be on your right.
For regular clinic visits, travel clockwise around the building to access underground parking and the main entrance. There is access to the Emergency Department entrance off of Seton Boulevard.

Transit:
Current bus service to South Health Campus (SHC) include:
- Route 468 travels through Cranston, Seton, Auburn Bay and Mahogany. This bus drops off at the west stop on Seton Boulevard to the north of the campus.
This clinic is located on the 5th floor of South Health Campus Clinic 5A.

South Health Campus (SHC) is located in the southeast of Calgary. Take Deerfoot Trail to the Cranston Ave/Seton Blvd exit and head one block east on Seton Boulevard. South Health Campus will be on your right.
For regular clinic visits, travel clockwise around the building to access underground parking and the main entrance. There is access to the Emergency Department entrance off of Seton Boulevard.

Transit:
Current bus service to South Health Campus (SHC) include:
- Route 468 travels through Cranston, Seton, Auburn Bay and Mahogany. This bus drops off at the west stop on Seton Boulevard to the north of the campus.
PARKING INSTRUCTIONS
Rates apply 24 hours per day, and are in effect for all public parkers, including those with provincially issued placards for persons with disabilities.
Paystations accept Canadian coins, Canadian bills or credit card (Visa, MasterCard, and American Express).
Parking Office and Kiosk accept payment by cash, credit card, debit or cheque.
Rates apply 24 hours per day, and are in effect for all public parkers, including those with provincially issued placards for persons with disabilities.
Paystations accept Canadian coins, Canadian bills or credit card (Visa, MasterCard, and American Express).
Parking Office and Kiosk accept payment by cash, credit card, debit or cheque.
ADDRESS
5th Floor, Clinic 5A
4448 Front Street SE
Calgary Alberta
T3M 1M4
HOURS OF OPERATION
Monday: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
   
WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBILITY
Yes

This facility is wheelchair accessible.


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