Palmar Fascia Excision for Dupuytren's Disease

Service/Procedure Summary

This surgery corrects the effects of Dupuytren's Disease, which causes fingers to bend towards the palm of the hand and not fully extend.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
331 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
92 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
154 days
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
113 days
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
64 days
127 days
New Waterford
217 days
32 days
Bridgewater
165 days
157 days
Bridgewater
209 days
173 days
Dartmouth
363 days
69 days
Antigonish
888 days
132 days
Halifax
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35 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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179 days
Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Waterford
24 days
11 days
Bridgewater
28 days
71 days
Bridgewater
69 days
56 days
Bridgewater
51 days
113 days
Dartmouth
193 days
41 days
Antigonish
521 days
60 days
Halifax
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23 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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82 days
Halifax
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