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 ?
125 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
156 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
125 days
85 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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91 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
34 days
43 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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52 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional 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
Glace Bay
21 days
90 days
Glace Bay
54 days
233 days
Halifax
389 days
58 days
Halifax
1233 days
121 days
Sydney
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Kentville
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Sydney
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Glace Bay
9 days
12 days
Glace Bay
26 days
46 days
Halifax
51 days
29 days
Halifax
169 days
59 days
Sydney
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Kentville
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Sydney
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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