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 ?
154 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
89 days
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Wait Times

90%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
101 days
26 days
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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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
24 days
31 days

50%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
52 days
19 days
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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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
21 days
10 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
74 days
150 days
Halifax
196 days
49 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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518 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
483 days
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Kentville
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Kentville
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New Waterford
127 days
46 days
North Sydney
76 days
32 days
Sydney
245 days
82 days

50%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
51 days
105 days
Halifax
66 days
22 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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258 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
90 days
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Kentville
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Kentville
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New Waterford
36 days
11 days
North Sydney
4 days
10 days
Sydney
38 days
23 days

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