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 ?
134 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
179 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
98 days
15 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
46 days
68 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
134 days
97 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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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
12 days
7 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
30 days
12 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
90 days
19 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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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
127 days
57 days
Halifax
118 days
82 days
Bridgewater
74 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
483 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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Halifax
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
4 days
10 days
New Waterford
36 days
12 days
Halifax
58 days
22 days
Sydney
65 days
23 days
Bridgewater
51 days
81 days
Halifax
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307 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Halifax
310 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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Halifax
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