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Programs & Services


Vascular Surgery - Inpatient

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.

Contact Details

Grey Nuns Community Hospital

Address
1100 Youville Drive NW
Edmonton, Alberta
T6L 5X8
Telephone
780-735-7000
Getting There

Public transportation available

Hours of Operation
Available
24 hour service
Note

Open 24/7

Access
Service Providers May Include
anesthesiologists, dieticians, doctors, licensed practical nurses (LPNs), occupational therapists (OTs), pharmacists, physiotherapists, registered nurses (RNs), respiratory therapists (RTs), social workers
Referral Needed

Referrals from physicians

Service Access

Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.


Wait Times

Wait times dependent on individual surgeons wait list.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Partners

Partners/affiliations

Northern Alberta Vascular Center

Also Known As
Previous
Vascular Surgery (Inpatient/ Day Surgery)