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

Wait Times

90%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
300 days
222 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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125 days

50%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
95 days
159 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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57 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
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279 days
Halifax
347 days
215 days
Halifax
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Halifax
225 days
227 days
New Glasgow
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50%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
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158 days
Halifax
143 days
169 days
Halifax
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Halifax
71 days
66 days
New Glasgow
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