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 ?
278 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
426 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
151 days
447 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
203 days
302 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
106 days
196 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
111 days
205 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
187 days
275 days
Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
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461 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
114 days
213 days
Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
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210 days

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