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 ?
219 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
253 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
60 days
163 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
173 days
113 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
95 days
216 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
142 days
257 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
374 days
90 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
139 days
519 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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297 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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253 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
119 days
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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146 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
21 days
57 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
26 days
60 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
42 days
74 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
32 days
99 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
150 days
13 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
24 days
164 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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147 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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117 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
73 days
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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53 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
81 days
164 days
Sydney
124 days
133 days
New Glasgow
162 days
102 days
Bridgewater
186 days
100 days
Kentville
71 days
273 days
Sydney
189 days
163 days
Kentville
205 days
210 days
Windsor
63 days
357 days
Kentville
95 days
346 days
Antigonish
222 days
223 days
Kentville
95 days
356 days
Dartmouth
431 days
90 days
Antigonish
49 days
622 days
Glace Bay
273 days
405 days
Sydney
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
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185 days
Kentville
41 days
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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42 days
Kentville
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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137 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
43 days
37 days
Sydney
35 days
50 days
Windsor
39 days
68 days
Bridgewater
58 days
53 days
Sydney
50 days
62 days
Kentville
41 days
83 days
Kentville
29 days
110 days
New Glasgow
29 days
113 days
Kentville
54 days
92 days
Kentville
49 days
97 days
Antigonish
80 days
69 days
Dartmouth
144 days
20 days
Glace Bay
124 days
44 days
Antigonish
13 days
297 days
Sydney
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
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108 days
Kentville
33 days
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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39 days
Kentville
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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68 days

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