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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
355 days
254 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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39 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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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)
94 days
26 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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23 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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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
Sydney
75 days
43 days
Halifax
88 days
48 days
Antigonish
161 days
79 days
New Waterford
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223 days
Halifax
217 days
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Bridgewater
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Kentville
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Sydney
85 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
14 days
17 days
Antigonish
40 days
21 days
Halifax
49 days
28 days
New Waterford
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23 days
Halifax
105 days
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Bridgewater
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Kentville
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Sydney
34 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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