Service/Procedure Summary

Surgery in which a special camera called an endoscope is inserted through a small cut in the skin called a port, to examine or repair tissues inside the shoulder.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
785 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
365 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
310 days
168 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
785 days
672 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
117 days
87 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
304 days
219 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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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
Halifax
332 days
219 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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Halifax
785 days
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
269 days
75 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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Halifax
446 days
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