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 ?
266 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
258 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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98 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
75 days
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
84 days
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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27 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
33 days
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
---
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
28 days
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Windsor
37 days
91 days
New Glasgow
156 days
35 days
New Waterford
63 days
158 days
Sydney
123 days
130 days
Bridgewater
65 days
190 days
Sydney
150 days
147 days
Kentville
48 days
260 days
Kentville
56 days
254 days
New Glasgow
171 days
149 days
Sydney
97 days
266 days
Halifax
328 days
85 days
Dartmouth
281 days
153 days
Antigonish
55 days
461 days
Kentville
360 days
359 days
Antigonish
781 days
204 days
Bridgewater
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Halifax
---
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New Glasgow
---
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Kentville
204 days
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Bridgewater
---
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Kentville
---
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New Glasgow
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126 days
New Glasgow
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Waterford
28 days
15 days
Sydney
37 days
31 days
New Glasgow
44 days
26 days
Windsor
28 days
43 days
Kentville
33 days
69 days
Sydney
69 days
51 days
Sydney
68 days
66 days
Bridgewater
60 days
99 days
New Glasgow
106 days
74 days
Halifax
157 days
70 days
Dartmouth
204 days
33 days
Kentville
36 days
207 days
Antigonish
29 days
282 days
Kentville
118 days
218 days
Antigonish
327 days
63 days
Bridgewater
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Kentville
75 days
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Bridgewater
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Kentville
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New Glasgow
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86 days
New Glasgow
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