Vascular Surgery - Inpatient

Covenant Health

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Description
Provides surgery to treat vein and artery problems. Active participant in Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) program. Active participant in the smoking cessation after surgery program.

Offers surgery to treat vein and artery problems, including:

  • carotid endarterctomies (taking plaque out of carotid arteries)
  • open and endovascular repair of the aorta-ilio-femoral arteries
  • distal vascular bypasses (femoral to tibial)
  • ischemic leg surgery
  • embolectomies (taking out blood clots)
  • dialysis access surgery
  • venous surgery

The program also has an Intermediate Care Unit where patients, requiring more care than can be provided on the regular inpatient unit, will be admitted post-operatively.


Affiliation: Northern Alberta Vascular Center
Key Provider: anesthesiologists, dieticians, doctors, licensed practical nurses (LPNs), occupational therapists (OTs), pharmacists, physiotherapists, registered nurses (RNs), respiratory therapists (RTs), social workers
Eligibility
N/A
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required
Referral Process: N/A


Waiting Period: Yes,

Wait times dependent on individual surgeons wait list.


Telephone
780-735-7000
Languages
Interpreter/Translation services - Interpreters can be provide with adequate notice
Fees
Fee: N/A
Fee Reduction: N/A
Membership Fee: N/A
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: Yes - Parking stalls, ramps, and elevators.
Agency Information
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Last Verified On
October 17, 2023
Address
1100 Youville Drive NW
Edmonton, AB, T6L 5X8

This Covenant Health facility provides a range of healthcare services including a 24 / 7 emergency department.


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Hours of Operation
24/7