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? 92days
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) 102
days
103
days

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax IWK Health Centre --- ---
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 520
days
228
days

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Jacob D Alant Halifax 237
days
64
days
Sean Barry Halifax 48
days
97
days
Sean D Christie Halifax 56
days
103
days
Rany El-Hawary Halifax --- 591
days
Raymond Andrew Glennie Halifax 101
days
171
days
Benjamin Orlik Halifax --- 371
days
William Oxner Halifax 163
days
90
days
Lutz Weise Halifax 78
days
66
days
P Daniel McNeely Halifax 32
days
34
days

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Jacob D Alant Halifax 735
days
149
days
Sean Barry Halifax 140
days
206
days
Sean D Christie Halifax 599
days
414
days
Rany El-Hawary Halifax --- 794
days
Raymond Andrew Glennie Halifax 281
days
223
days
Benjamin Orlik Halifax --- 487
days
William Oxner Halifax 540
days
273
days
Lutz Weise Halifax 174
days
147
days
P Daniel McNeely Halifax 125
days
141
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.