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 ?
225 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
302 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
85 days
157 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
116 days
146 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
193 days
147 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
111 days
273 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
199 days
232 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
397 days
302 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
301 days
419 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
---
221 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
---
569 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
35 days
77 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
54 days
68 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
54 days
75 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
73 days
73 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
107 days
94 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
73 days
130 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
101 days
111 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
---
100 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
---
51 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
85 days
106 days
Dartmouth
128 days
83 days
Kentville
172 days
142 days
Dartmouth
188 days
202 days
Kentville
161 days
251 days
Halifax
162 days
267 days
Dartmouth
140 days
292 days
New Glasgow
240 days
231 days
Halifax
364 days
398 days
Halifax
266 days
552 days
Kentville
271 days
594 days
Halifax
629 days
781 days
Halifax
---
190 days
New Glasgow
---
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
49 days
31 days
Dartmouth
35 days
54 days
Dartmouth
52 days
50 days
Kentville
50 days
82 days
New Glasgow
63 days
89 days
Kentville
61 days
92 days
Dartmouth
82 days
92 days
Kentville
58 days
117 days
Halifax
55 days
153 days
Halifax
111 days
139 days
Halifax
95 days
194 days
Halifax
108 days
277 days
Halifax
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95 days
New Glasgow
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