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 ?
109 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
113 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
38 days
113 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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174 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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113 days
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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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
13 days
21 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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84 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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26 days
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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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Waterford
54 days
31 days
Halifax
70 days
43 days
Sydney
53 days
72 days
Sydney
109 days
46 days
Halifax
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571 days
Bridgewater
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Kentville
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177 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
86 days
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Halifax
---
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Antigonish
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
6 days
16 days
New Waterford
22 days
10 days
Sydney
26 days
19 days
Halifax
35 days
21 days
Halifax
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171 days
Bridgewater
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Kentville
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87 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
60 days
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Halifax
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Antigonish
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Halifax
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