Service/Procedure Summary

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

Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

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

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
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Antigonish
14 days
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Halifax
335 days
204 days
Halifax
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