Service/Procedure Summary

Aneurysms occur when the wall of a blood vessel becomes weak and a portion of the artery widens or balloons. The type of surgery needed to repair an aneurysm depends on the symptoms and size and type of aneurysm.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
28 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
144 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
16 days
144 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
---
71 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
10 days
35 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
---
61 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
68 days
103 days
Halifax
36 days
147 days
Halifax
29 days
159 days
Halifax
37 days
164 days
Kentville
63 days
146 days
Halifax
---
37 days
Halifax
---
139 days
Halifax
---
87 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
12 days
30 days
Halifax
11 days
67 days
Kentville
23 days
56 days
Halifax
25 days
83 days
Kentville
58 days
81 days
Halifax
---
19 days
Halifax
---
54 days
Halifax
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42 days

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