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) 34
days
30
days
Halifax IWK Health Centre --- ---

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 156
days
147
days
Halifax IWK Health Centre --- ---

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Stephen Lownie Halifax 15
days
37
days
Simon Walling Halifax --- 28
days
Sean D Christie Halifax --- ---
P Daniel McNeely Halifax 56
days
46
days
Lutz Weise Halifax 98
days
52
days
Gwynedd Pickett Halifax 99
days
70
days
David B Clarke Halifax 25
days
37
days
Adrienne Weeks Halifax 6
days
14
days

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Stephen Lownie Halifax 67
days
83
days
Simon Walling Halifax --- 106
days
Sean D Christie Halifax --- ---
P Daniel McNeely Halifax 160
days
225
days
Lutz Weise Halifax 623
days
225
days
Gwynedd Pickett Halifax 713
days
160
days
David B Clarke Halifax 66
days
95
days
Adrienne Weeks Halifax 19
days
60
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.