Service/Procedure Summary

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

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
357 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
1225 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
30 days
384 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
363 days
1233 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
8 days
157 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
348 days
498 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen 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
127 days
370 days
Halifax
348 days
1225 days
Amherst
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Halifax
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93 days
Kentville
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North Sydney
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80 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
19 days
209 days
Halifax
299 days
424 days
Amherst
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Halifax
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81 days
Kentville
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North Sydney
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32 days

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