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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
12 days
50 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
50 days
55 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
255 days
280 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
---
---
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
---
---
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
---
---
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
---
---
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
---
---
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
---
---

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
4 days
21 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
19 days
27 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
112 days
152 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
---
---
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
---
---
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
---
---
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
---
---
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
---
---
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
---
---

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Waterford
57 days
26 days
North Sydney
45 days
118 days
Halifax
297 days
172 days
Halifax
---
---
Bridgewater
---
---
Kentville
---
299 days
Kentville
---
---
Sydney
---
---
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
---
---
Bridgewater
---
---
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
---
---
Antigonish
---
---
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
---
---

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
6 days
24 days
New Waterford
29 days
13 days
Halifax
148 days
22 days
Halifax
---
---
Bridgewater
---
---
Kentville
---
145 days
Kentville
---
---
Sydney
---
---
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
---
---
Bridgewater
---
---
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
---
---
Antigonish
---
---
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
---
---

Reduce your wait time

Not all wait times are the same, and you may reduce your wait time for health care services. Explore options and talk to your doctor or nurse practitioner.

Talk to your doctor

Wait time information can help you and your doctor make informed decisions. Find wait times and share the numbers with your healthcare provider.