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 ?
34 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
129 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
34 days
135 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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77 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
14 days
45 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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62 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
20 days
147 days
Halifax
34 days
172 days
Halifax
37 days
164 days
Kentville
68 days
71 days
North Sydney
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Halifax
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64 days
Kentville
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146 days
Halifax
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55 days
Halifax
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82 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
9 days
41 days
Kentville
12 days
56 days
Halifax
15 days
54 days
Halifax
23 days
57 days
North Sydney
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Halifax
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22 days
Kentville
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77 days
Halifax
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37 days
Halifax
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41 days

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