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The Heart Function Clinic at QCH

The Queensway Carleton Hospital Heart Function Clinic is an outpatient clinic located on Level 1 in the James Beach Health Centre. The clinic sees more than 1200 patients every year and includes four cardiologists and a clinical nurse specialist. The clinic is part of the QCH Chronic Disease Prevention and Management Program. It focuses on the management and treatment of heart failure. This is done by adjusting and tailoring state-of-the-art therapies and teaching people how to alleviate their symptoms and live better with their disease.


How to make an appointment 

Patients must be referred by a physician.


Please have your doctor fax the referral, along with a recent echocardiogram, ECG, blood tests and clinic notes to: "The Heart Function Clinic" at 613-721-4763.


Helpful information

Heart Failure - A Patient Education Guide 

A Guide to Congestive Heart Failure 

Heart Failure Warning Signs and Symptoms

Self Check Plan for Heart Failure Management

Keep It Pumping

University of Ottawa Heart Institute - Heart Failure 

Heart Function Clinic Contact Information

Ambulatory Care Centre

Level 1, James Beach Health Centre
Queensway Carleton Hospital
3045 Baseline Road
Ottawa, ON K2H 8P4

Phone: 613-721-2000, extension 2961
Fax: 613-721-4763

Clinic hours
Monday, 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM, Dr. B. Banihashemi

Tuesday, 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM, Dr. R. Grewal

Wednesday, 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM, Dr. G. Tsimiklis

Thursday, 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM, Dr. N. Ghosh

Friday - Sunday, NO CLINICS.


Office hours
Monday to Friday, 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM


Outpatient Blood Laboratory hours 

Monday to Friday, 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM