Service/Procedure Summary

This category is made up of a large number of brain surgery procedures on adult patients 16 years old or older, including craniotomy, craniectomy, shunt insertion, ventriculostomy, deep brain stimulation, biopsy, CSF reservoir insertion, and excision of a tumor.

Consult Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? 34days
Surgery Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? 44days

Wait times

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 38
days
39
days

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 123
days
177
days

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
David B Clarke Halifax 29
days
38
days
Stephen Lownie Halifax 15
days
41
days
Gwynedd Pickett Halifax 91
days
67
days
Adrienne Weeks Halifax 15
days
13
days
Lutz Weise Halifax 70
days
50
days
Sean D Christie Halifax --- ---
P Daniel McNeely Halifax 58
days
48
days
Simon Walling Halifax --- 28
days

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
David B Clarke Halifax 66
days
143
days
Stephen Lownie Halifax 82
days
83
days
Gwynedd Pickett Halifax 598
days
174
days
Adrienne Weeks Halifax 42
days
60
days
Lutz Weise Halifax 685
days
225
days
Sean D Christie Halifax --- ---
P Daniel McNeely Halifax 160
days
252
days
Simon Walling Halifax --- 106
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.