Glaucoma (Eye Pressure Lowering Surgery)

Service/Procedure Summary

This surgery treats glaucoma by reducing eye pressure. Glaucoma can lead to damage of the optic nerve, often due to increased pressure in the eye.

Consult Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? 30days
Surgery Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? 22days

Wait times

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 27
days
20
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital --- 42
days

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 387
days
75
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital --- 75
days

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Brennan Eadie Halifax 25
days
40
days
Jennifer Gao Antigonish --- 29
days
Lesya Shuba Amherst 58
days
17
days
Marcelo Nicolela Halifax 25
days
14
days
Paul E Rafuse Halifax 31
days
33
days
Saqib Utman Sydney --- ---

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Brennan Eadie Halifax 124
days
125
days
Jennifer Gao Antigonish --- 64
days
Lesya Shuba Amherst 2176
days
67
days
Marcelo Nicolela Halifax 92
days
58
days
Paul E Rafuse Halifax 61
days
95
days
Saqib Utman Sydney --- ---

Disclaimer: Hospitals, long-term care facilities, and clinics across the province provide all wait time information displayed on this website. Wait times are based on historical data and do not include emergency/priority cases.