Service/Procedure Summary

This procedure inserts a special camera called an endoscope through a small cut in the skin to examine or repair tissues inside the shoulder.

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

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
116 days
113 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
96 days
168 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
111 days
205 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
211 days
274 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
175 days
386 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
337 days
368 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
---
203 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
---
138 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
---
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
51 days
71 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
67 days
61 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
81 days
59 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
72 days
86 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
61 days
126 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
42 days
148 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
---
100 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
---
102 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
---
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
90 days
108 days
Kentville
120 days
174 days
Dartmouth
193 days
126 days
Dartmouth
328 days
78 days
New Glasgow
240 days
171 days
Dartmouth
140 days
302 days
Kentville
198 days
258 days
Halifax
153 days
335 days
Halifax
130 days
552 days
Kentville
197 days
512 days
Halifax
357 days
398 days
Halifax
665 days
822 days
Halifax
---
147 days
New Glasgow
---
274 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
36 days
48 days
Sydney
56 days
37 days
Dartmouth
55 days
55 days
Kentville
51 days
94 days
Kentville
75 days
88 days
New Glasgow
70 days
93 days
Kentville
56 days
113 days
Dartmouth
78 days
99 days
Halifax
49 days
169 days
Halifax
79 days
146 days
Halifax
99 days
126 days
Halifax
103 days
282 days
Halifax
---
78 days
New Glasgow
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251 days

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