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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
98 days
32 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
245 days
82 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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258 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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518 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
4 days
9 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
40 days
25 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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175 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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44 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
33 days
32 days
New Waterford
91 days
57 days
Halifax
118 days
82 days
Bridgewater
146 days
138 days
Sydney
245 days
82 days
Halifax
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518 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Halifax
624 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Antigonish
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79 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
4 days
11 days
New Waterford
37 days
26 days
Halifax
59 days
26 days
Sydney
70 days
23 days
Bridgewater
53 days
81 days
Halifax
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256 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Halifax
215 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Antigonish
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43 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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