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 ?
203 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
138 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
40 days
16 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
101 days
87 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
314 days
27 days
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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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
18 days
7 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
23 days
12 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
32 days
27 days
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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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
76 days
32 days
New Waterford
127 days
46 days
Bridgewater
74 days
150 days
Halifax
196 days
44 days
Sydney
245 days
68 days
Halifax
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518 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Halifax
483 days
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
4 days
10 days
New Waterford
31 days
10 days
Sydney
38 days
21 days
Halifax
50 days
22 days
Bridgewater
51 days
81 days
Halifax
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204 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Halifax
90 days
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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