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 ?
196 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
211 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facilitysort ascending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
541 days
64 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
12 days
145 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
41 days
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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55 days

50%

Community Facilitysort ascending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
161 days
37 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
4 days
22 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
15 days
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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24 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
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New Waterford
59 days
21 days
Halifax
297 days
172 days
Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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Antigonish
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Kentville
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Kentville
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Halifax
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North Sydney
27 days
129 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
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New Waterford
29 days
11 days
Halifax
148 days
30 days
Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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Antigonish
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Kentville
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Kentville
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Halifax
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North Sydney
6 days
23 days

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