About STEGH

Welcome to St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital (STEGH) - a 158-bed facility providing comprehensive 24-hour coverage in Internal Medicine, Surgery, Obstetrics, Pediatrics, Anesthesia, Emergency, Mental Health and Family Medicine. These beds include 101 acute care, 30 complex continuing care, 12 rehabilitation, and 15 mental health. As a fully accredited hospital, we are proud to serve the city of St Thomas and all eight municipalities within the County of Elgin.

More than 850 professionals work at STEGH, including over 200 credentialed Professional Staff (physicians, dentists, midwives) who provide in-hospital care ensuring that we provide the highest quality of care to each and every patient that walks through our doors. STEGH is also supported by 150 volunteers and 150 students.

Our range of hospital services include, emergency medicine, a surgical program, cardio respiratory services, palliative care, chemotherapy, diagnostic imaging, education programs, pediatrics, obstetrics, and much more.

The hospital participates in the Southwestern Ontario Medical Education Network as a community hospital training centre for residents in OB/Gyn, Pediatrics, Emergency Medicine, Surgery, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Hospitalists, Anesthesiology, and Maxillofacial Surgery.