Service/Procedure Summary

This surgery includes tethered cord release of the spine and decompression, transposition, exploration, or repair of a nerve.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
86 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
204 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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204 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
40 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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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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28 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
27 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
New Waterford
42 days
46 days
North Sydney
104 days
28 days
Halifax
115 days
44 days
Sydney
245 days
68 days
Halifax
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571 days
Bridgewater
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150 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
483 days
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Antigonish
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
5 days
11 days
New Waterford
21 days
10 days
Sydney
29 days
19 days
Halifax
51 days
22 days
Halifax
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363 days
Bridgewater
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121 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
127 days
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Antigonish
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