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 QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 102
days
103
days
Halifax IWK Health Centre --- ---

90%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
P Daniel McNeely Halifax 32
days
34
days
Lutz Weise Halifax 78
days
66
days
Sean Barry Halifax 48
days
97
days
Sean D Christie Halifax 56
days
103
days
William Oxner Halifax 163
days
90
days
Raymond Andrew Glennie Halifax 101
days
171
days
Jacob D Alant Halifax 237
days
64
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 125
days
141
days
Lutz Weise Halifax 174
days
147
days
Sean Barry Halifax 140
days
206
days
Raymond Andrew Glennie Halifax 281
days
223
days
William Oxner Halifax 540
days
273
days
Jacob D Alant Halifax 735
days
149
days
Sean D Christie Halifax 599
days
414
days
Benjamin Orlik Halifax --- 487
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.