Service/Procedure Summary

Vein stripping is surgery to remove varicose veins in the legs.

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
474 days
862 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
329 days
498 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
97 days
384 days
Halifax
383 days
1218 days
Amherst
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Halifax
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92 days
Kentville
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North Sydney
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80 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
17 days
252 days
Halifax
329 days
477 days
Amherst
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Halifax
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47 days
Kentville
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North Sydney
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31 days

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