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 ?
41 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
79 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
41 days
120 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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74 days

50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
28 days
38 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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41 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
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72 days
Halifax
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96 days
North Sydney
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Halifax
52 days
85 days
Halifax
47 days
120 days
Halifax
37 days
185 days
Kentville
67 days
118 days
Kentville
44 days
82 days
Halifax
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62 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
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28 days
Halifax
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38 days
North Sydney
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Halifax
25 days
48 days
Halifax
13 days
48 days
Halifax
26 days
47 days
Kentville
25 days
34 days
Kentville
28 days
53 days
Halifax
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46 days

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