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) 91
days
98
days

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax IWK Health Centre --- ---
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 520
days
214
days

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
P Daniel McNeely Halifax 29
days
35
days
Lutz Weise Halifax 78
days
66
days
Jacob D Alant Halifax 240
days
68
days
Sean D Christie Halifax 56
days
86
days
William Oxner Halifax 147
days
95
days
Sean Barry Halifax 45
days
97
days
Raymond Andrew Glennie Halifax 99
days
169
days
Benjamin Orlik Halifax --- 371
days
Rany El-Hawary Halifax --- 591
days

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
P Daniel McNeely Halifax 71
days
141
days
Jacob D Alant Halifax 748
days
155
days
Sean Barry Halifax 116
days
184
days
Lutz Weise Halifax 190
days
185
days
Raymond Andrew Glennie Halifax 298
days
223
days
William Oxner Halifax 540
days
286
days
Sean D Christie Halifax 599
days
358
days
Benjamin Orlik Halifax --- 615
days
Rany El-Hawary Halifax --- 794
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.