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 ?
385 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
243 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
352 days
125 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
375 days
204 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
104 days
96 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
146 days
57 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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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
269 days
174 days
Halifax
443 days
216 days
New Glasgow
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Sydney
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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279 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
111 days
64 days
Halifax
181 days
169 days
New Glasgow
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Sydney
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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158 days

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