Hepatitis-C

Hepatitis C

Hepatitis C virus (HCV) is a contagious, blood borne virus. Untreated, it can cause liver disease and lead to death.

A patient is at risk for Hepatitis C if:

  • They are a current or previous IV drug user
  • Have a history of tattoos or piercings
  • Participate in non-Injection drug use
  • Sexual exposure
  • Chronic Hemodialysis
  • Receipt of blood transfusion or clotting factor
  • Organ or Tissue transplant
  • Receipt of immune globulin
  • Perinatal, exposed at the time of birth
  • Household contacts
  • Born between 1955 and 1975 and were in contact with poorly sterilized medical equipment


Hepatitis C
We offer a patient centred Hepatitis C screening, diagnosis and treatment program.
This treatment results in cure in more than 95% of the cases.
What does treatment look like?

  • This walk in service is available 5 days per week.
  • Treatment is 1 pill per day for 12 weeks.
  • Treatment is generally very well tolerated with little to no side effects.

We offer onsite:

  • Point of Care testing with initial Hepatitis C results available within 20 minutes
  • Laboratory testing with needless options for blood work
  • Hepatitis A and B vaccination
  • Fibroscan as required
  • Referral for advanced Hepatology requirements or co-illness (HIV, Hep B) onsite

These services are available to our patients, outside referrals and walk ins.

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613-763-6882
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613-703-0270
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Ottawa:
613-763-6882
Cornwall
613-703-0270
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