Urogynecology Clinic

Urogynecology is a medical specialty focusing on the investigation, diagnosis, and management of conditions affecting women with urinary disorders.

Types of consultation and exams in urogynecology

  • Urinary incontinence and leakage
  • Female pelvic organ prolapse
  • Urinary retention
  • Bladder dysfunction
  • Pessary fitting and management

How to access our services?

  • You must have a referral from your physician to book an appointment in urogynecology.

About The Program

Before your appointment

  1. Your physician will fax us a request.
  2. We will call you to schedule an appointment. It may take a few weeks or up to several months before we call you, depending on the specialists’ availability.

What to bring

  • Valid Health Card
  • List of all your medications, including prescription drugs, over-the-counter medications, vitamins, supplements and herbal medicines
  • List of allergies


  • Please drink enough water to have a full bladder at the time of your appointment.
  • During most consultations, you will have a urine flow test and followed by a bladder scan. These tests are non-invasive and painless, and are performed by a nurse in the exam room.
  • Your specialist may ask that you fill out a voiding diary before the consultation, and bring it with you. Download a copy of the Voiding Diary (PDF).

When you arrive

  • Please use the new Main Entrance and register at one of the self-serve kiosks at least 15 minutes before your scheduled appointment. Clerks are available to help with the registration process.
  • Upon registering, take a pager. It will buzz and light up when your turn comes up and indicate in which room to report.
  • Room numbers and other public interest messages are presented on the TV screens.

Test results

  • The hospital will send the specialist’s report to your physician within 10 working days.
  • You must book an appointment with your family doctor or healthcare professional who sent us the referral to discuss your test results.

Business hours

Monday to Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (except public holidays)


613-632-1111, extension 72500
Toll-free: 1-800-790-8870, extension 72500




HGH – Main Campus
1111 Ghislain Street
Hawkesbury, ON K6A 3G5

The Urogynecology Clinic is part of the Ambulatory Clinics located in Block B, level 1. View the hospital plan.

External resources

  • For information on incontinence and its causes; how to manage incontinence and treatment options, visit The Canadian Continence Foundation.
  • For information and patient education material on pelvic care, visit the International Urogynecological Association patient portal Your Pelvic Floor.

Refer a patient to HGH Urogynecology Clinic

Medical specialists

Referral Form

To refer a patient, please use the Ocean Network or download the Consultation Request Form, fill it out and fax it to 613-636-6175.

Appointment booking line: 1-800-790-8870, extension 82500

The Hawkesbury and District General Hospital (HGH) provides more than 40 specialized medical clinics for residents of Prescott-Russell and surrounding region. For a list of clinics, departments and services, visit Refer a patient.