Service/Procedure Summary

This surgical procedure removes deposits of fat, called plaque, from the carotid arteries in the neck.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
66 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
125 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
66 days
125 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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112 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
8 days
18 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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42 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
33 days
40 days
Kentville
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
11 days
20 days
Kentville
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