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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
72 days
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
41 days
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
38 days
83 days
New Waterford
40 days
22 days
Halifax
254 days
48 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Antigonish
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Kentville
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
6 days
16 days
New Waterford
16 days
11 days
Halifax
65 days
20 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Antigonish
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Kentville
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Halifax
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