Service/Procedure Summary

Carpal tunnel release is surgery to treat carpal tunnel syndrome. In this procedure a ligament in the hand is cut to allow more space for the nerve and tendons.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
293 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
279 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
93 days
282 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
278 days
104 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
360 days
111 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
293 days
188 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
176 days
306 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
39 days
486 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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195 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
51 days
84 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
114 days
25 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
44 days
109 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
20 days
202 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
35 days
219 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
255 days
40 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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66 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Windsor
98 days
154 days
New Waterford
98 days
195 days
Sydney
138 days
182 days
Sydney
123 days
227 days
Kentville
112 days
283 days
New Glasgow
258 days
192 days
Halifax
328 days
130 days
New Glasgow
408 days
98 days
Kentville
286 days
253 days
Dartmouth
350 days
194 days
Kentville
204 days
374 days
Antigonish
32 days
601 days
Antigonish
691 days
255 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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New Glasgow
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Kentville
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554 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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279 days
Kentville
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North Sydney
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New Glasgow
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116 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
34 days
20 days
New Waterford
32 days
33 days
Windsor
31 days
44 days
Sydney
39 days
66 days
Kentville
33 days
106 days
Antigonish
77 days
116 days
Sydney
65 days
152 days
New Glasgow
123 days
119 days
Dartmouth
232 days
33 days
Kentville
40 days
238 days
Halifax
246 days
38 days
Kentville
250 days
84 days
Antigonish
18 days
452 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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New Glasgow
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Kentville
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223 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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81 days
Kentville
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North Sydney
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New Glasgow
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84 days

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