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You must bring your healthcard and a list of your medications with you when accessing services at the hospital.


500 Hogarth Ave. W
Geraldton, ON
P0T 1M0

Visiting Hours

Acute Care
1:00pm - 4:00pm
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Since its opening in 1971, the Wilson Memorial General Hospital has served the Township of Marathon, Heron Bay, Pic River, Mobert, and White River with excellent medical care. This accomplishment is due not only to the quality of medical staff, but also to the high quality of the support staff. Their training, experience and individual skills enable this hospital to meet the challenges the future brings.

Great care has been taken to provide efficient service to the public.

Wilson Memorial General Hospital held it's Official Grand Opening, marking the end of it's renovation project on Wednesday, October 6, 2004. Tours of the hospital were made available to the community as part of this event.



Geographical Location:

Northshore of Lake Superior 300km east of Thunder Bay


Catchment area of 7500 people

Employment Industry:

Gold mines, pulp and paper mill

Service Programs: Inpatient:

  • 9 Acute beds
  • 12 Chronic beds
  • Obstetrics

Emergency Visits:

Open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year

Diagnostic Services Available:

  • Telehealth
  • Chemotherapy
  • Radiology
  • Ultrasound
  • Electrocardiograms
  • Spirometry
  • Laboratory on site

Specialist Visits:

  • Chiropodist
  • Orthopedic Surgeon
  • Ophthalmologist

Allied Health Professionals:

  • Physiotherapist
  • Home Care
  • Mental Health Workers
  • Native Healing Centre
  • Substance Abuse Worker
  • Dietitian
  • Diabetes Education Centre
  • CCAC
  • NSLP
  • VON


Marathon Family Health Team

Community Physicians:

9 Family Practice Physicians

Nearest Referral:

Thunder Bay or Sault Ste. Marie

Teaching Opportunities:

Northwestern Ontario Medical Program – Thunder Bay

The Physicians, Board Members, Administration and Staff are a cooperative team, providing excellent services to Marathon, Heron Bay, Mobert and Highway 17 users.

For further information concerning Wilson Memorial General Hospital:

Please contact: Paul Paradis, CEO at (807) 229-1740 FAX: (807)229-1721

Peter Cunniffe, MD at (807)229-3243 FAX: (807)229-2672