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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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85 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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84 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
---
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
734 days
51 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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69 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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27 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
---
---
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
---
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
147 days
27 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
---
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
41 days
102 days
Halifax
196 days
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Kentville
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211 days
Kentville
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Kentville
---
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Kentville
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Sydney
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48 days
Antigonish
---
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Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
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Glace Bay
59 days
26 days
Halifax
493 days
62 days
Bridgewater
---
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Bridgewater
148 days
121 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
5 days
29 days
Halifax
81 days
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Kentville
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116 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Kentville
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Sydney
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19 days
Antigonish
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Glace Bay
39 days
13 days
Halifax
148 days
29 days
Bridgewater
---
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Bridgewater
34 days
78 days

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