Service/Procedure Summary

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

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
363 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
538 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
363 days
538 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
348 days
215 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
84 days
619 days
Halifax
366 days
588 days
Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
61 days
482 days
Halifax
316 days
305 days
Halifax
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