Service/Procedure Summary

Adult patients are 16 years old or older. This category includes procedures that relieve pressure on the nerves in the spine, including laminectomy, discectomy, insertion or upgrade of a generator and lead, fusion, vertebrectomy, cordotomy, and excision of a spinal cord tumor.

Consult Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? 91days
Surgery Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? 101days

Wait times

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax IWK Health Centre --- ---
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 153
days
88
days

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax IWK Health Centre --- ---
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 323
days
220
days

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Rany El-Hawary Halifax --- 598
days
Benjamin Orlik Halifax --- 384
days
P Daniel McNeely Halifax 32
days
35
days
Sean Barry Halifax 48
days
99
days
Sean D Christie Halifax 96
days
95
days
Lutz Weise Halifax 96
days
71
days
Raymond Andrew Glennie Halifax 101
days
168
days
William Oxner Halifax 187
days
83
days
Jacob D Alant Halifax 218
days
64
days

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Rany El-Hawary Halifax --- 794
days
Benjamin Orlik Halifax --- 508
days
P Daniel McNeely Halifax 125
days
83
days
Sean Barry Halifax 140
days
212
days
Lutz Weise Halifax 192
days
154
days
Raymond Andrew Glennie Halifax 281
days
228
days
William Oxner Halifax 519
days
251
days
Sean D Christie Halifax 599
days
414
days
Jacob D Alant Halifax 748
days
149
days

Disclaimer: Hospitals, long-term care facilities, and clinics across the province provide all wait time information displayed on this website. Wait times are based on historical data and do not include emergency/priority cases.