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%

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

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
---
---
Bridgewater
---
---
Bridgewater
---
---
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
254 days
48 days
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
---
---
Kentville
---
---
Kentville
---
---
New Waterford
40 days
22 days
Sydney
38 days
83 days
Sydney
---
---

50%

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

Reduce your wait time

Not all wait times are the same, and you may reduce your wait time for health care services. Explore options and talk to your doctor or nurse practitioner.

Talk to your doctor

Wait time information can help you and your doctor make informed decisions. Find wait times and share the numbers with your healthcare provider.