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 ?
247 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
395 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
112 days
140 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
247 days
244 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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491 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
84 days
115 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
173 days
98 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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387 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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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
New Glasgow
156 days
35 days
Windsor
53 days
154 days
New Waterford
84 days
158 days
Sydney
123 days
130 days
Kentville
204 days
90 days
Sydney
150 days
150 days
Kentville
186 days
143 days
Kentville
48 days
326 days
Kentville
56 days
374 days
New Glasgow
239 days
192 days
Halifax
328 days
125 days
Dartmouth
314 days
153 days
Antigonish
41 days
461 days
Kentville
360 days
364 days
Antigonish
781 days
204 days
Bridgewater
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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190 days
Kentville
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New Glasgow
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164 days
New Glasgow
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Waterford
28 days
14 days
New Glasgow
34 days
24 days
Sydney
38 days
30 days
Windsor
29 days
50 days
Kentville
32 days
85 days
Sydney
72 days
66 days
Kentville
79 days
75 days
Kentville
104 days
71 days
Halifax
157 days
77 days
New Glasgow
140 days
109 days
Dartmouth
214 days
40 days
Kentville
43 days
229 days
Antigonish
26 days
291 days
Kentville
122 days
218 days
Antigonish
318 days
63 days
Bridgewater
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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107 days
Kentville
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New Glasgow
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107 days
New Glasgow
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