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Computed Tomography (CT)

General information

Also known as a CAT scan (computerized axial tomography), a computed tomography (CT) scan involves an x-ray tube that rotates around the body obtaining multiple projections while a computer reconstructs these projections into cross-sectional images.


CT is available by pre-scheduled appointment only:

  • No outpatients are scheduled on statutory holidays

Preparing for your CT scan

Watch the video below to learn more about CT scans.

Location and contact

Computed Tomography (CT) Scan

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
2075 Bayview Avenue, 
A-wing, ground floor, room AG 256
Toronto, ON M4N 3M5

Phone: 416-480-4343


Monday-Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.