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 ?
73 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
59 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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60 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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18 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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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
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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15 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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13 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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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 Waterford
40 days
22 days
Sydney
38 days
83 days
Sydney
109 days
46 days
Halifax
190 days
43 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Kentville
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
86 days
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Halifax
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Antigonish
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
6 days
16 days
New Waterford
16 days
11 days
Sydney
28 days
16 days
Halifax
59 days
21 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Kentville
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
54 days
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Halifax
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Antigonish
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Halifax
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