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 ?
307 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
231 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
35 days
207 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
94 days
189 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
207 days
90 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
229 days
181 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
352 days
101 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
128 days
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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217 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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295 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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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
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
49 days
28 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
9 days
120 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
76 days
60 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
55 days
85 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
170 days
48 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
41 days
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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112 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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246 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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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
New Glasgow
70 days
85 days
Kentville
125 days
116 days
Windsor
100 days
163 days
Glace Bay
108 days
200 days
New Glasgow
148 days
181 days
Sydney
168 days
172 days
Kentville
137 days
218 days
New Glasgow
239 days
125 days
Kentville
154 days
237 days
Antigonish
35 days
398 days
Dartmouth
357 days
96 days
Kentville
483 days
390 days
Halifax
841 days
233 days
Antigonish
1195 days
195 days
New Glasgow
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Kentville
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223 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
297 days
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Bridgewater
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Kentville
377 days
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
23 days
53 days
Windsor
42 days
58 days
Glace Bay
54 days
50 days
Kentville
41 days
63 days
Sydney
48 days
60 days
New Glasgow
80 days
47 days
Antigonish
10 days
134 days
Dartmouth
125 days
40 days
New Glasgow
85 days
83 days
Kentville
45 days
131 days
Kentville
67 days
120 days
Kentville
68 days
205 days
Antigonish
411 days
79 days
Halifax
557 days
180 days
New Glasgow
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Kentville
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148 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
23 days
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Bridgewater
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Kentville
78 days
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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