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 ?
14 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
127 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
70 days
127 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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115 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
6 days
22 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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68 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
11 days
123 days
Kentville
43 days
115 days
Halifax
62 days
112 days
Halifax
123 days
103 days
Halifax
794 days
136 days
Kentville
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117 days
Halifax
---
183 days
Halifax
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158 days
North Sydney
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
8 days
39 days
Kentville
7 days
41 days
Halifax
34 days
21 days
Halifax
29 days
29 days
Halifax
29 days
46 days
Kentville
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61 days
Halifax
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9 days
Halifax
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11 days
North Sydney
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