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 ?
424 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
176 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
59 days
146 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
67 days
215 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
253 days
169 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
497 days
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
36 days
35 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
51 days
35 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
56 days
40 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
473 days
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
55 days
41 days
New Waterford
40 days
76 days
Halifax
79 days
117 days
Bridgewater
51 days
146 days
Halifax
169 days
177 days
Dartmouth
253 days
169 days
Antigonish
497 days
261 days
Bridgewater
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Kentville
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449 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Truro
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Halifax
113 days
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
29 days
15 days
New Waterford
19 days
39 days
Halifax
35 days
51 days
Bridgewater
16 days
76 days
Halifax
109 days
27 days
Dartmouth
97 days
47 days
Antigonish
424 days
140 days
Bridgewater
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Kentville
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305 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Truro
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Halifax
108 days
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Halifax
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