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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
25 days
34 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
957 days
253 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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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
17 days
13 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
76 days
29 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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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
48 days
57 days
Halifax
111 days
34 days
New Waterford
14 days
392 days
Kentville
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Inverness
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Antigonish
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Halifax
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
11 days
16 days
Halifax
45 days
23 days
New Waterford
11 days
90 days
Kentville
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Inverness
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Antigonish
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Halifax
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