Service/Procedure Summary

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

Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
35 days
53 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
10 days
20 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Halifax
12 days
20 days
Halifax
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192 days
Halifax
16 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
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53 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Halifax
8 days
14 days
Halifax
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15 days
Halifax
9 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
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22 days

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