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 ?
785 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
224 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
464 days
267 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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155 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
84 days
97 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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83 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
84 days
169 days
Bridgewater
135 days
156 days
Dartmouth
290 days
132 days
Halifax
380 days
139 days
Glace Bay
301 days
393 days
Bridgewater
509 days
267 days
Antigonish
1061 days
200 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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146 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Truro
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
42 days
60 days
Bridgewater
50 days
75 days
Glace Bay
53 days
91 days
Bridgewater
65 days
93 days
Halifax
126 days
75 days
Dartmouth
180 days
34 days
Antigonish
223 days
90 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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78 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Truro
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Halifax
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