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 ?
70 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
123 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
24 days
31 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
70 days
11 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
165 days
123 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
237 days
28 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
13 days
8 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
18 days
14 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
22 days
7 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
51 days
29 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
76 days
35 days
Sydney
164 days
68 days
Halifax
196 days
63 days
New Waterford
237 days
46 days
Halifax
483 days
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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150 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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518 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
5 days
10 days
New Waterford
22 days
10 days
Sydney
34 days
21 days
Halifax
56 days
22 days
Halifax
127 days
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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121 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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204 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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