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 ?
154 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
361 days
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Wait Times

90%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
150 days
249 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
131 days
98 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
185 days
555 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
227 days
372 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
154 days
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
---
113 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
108 days
80 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
---
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
145 days
360 days

50%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
50 days
67 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
79 days
58 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
63 days
155 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
84 days
160 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
114 days
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
---
57 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
70 days
30 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
---
---
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
63 days
78 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
279 days
276 days
Dartmouth
336 days
169 days
Halifax
601 days
262 days
Halifax
479 days
264 days
Halifax
259 days
452 days
Halifax
113 days
444 days
Halifax
482 days
828 days
Kentville
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Kentville
296 days
454 days
Kentville
84 days
282 days
New Glasgow
209 days
170 days
Sydney
117 days
116 days
Windsor
239 days
239 days

50%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
82 days
86 days
Dartmouth
31 days
70 days
Halifax
566 days
73 days
Halifax
93 days
163 days
Halifax
78 days
160 days
Halifax
56 days
237 days
Halifax
116 days
239 days
Kentville
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Kentville
55 days
121 days
Kentville
48 days
68 days
New Glasgow
49 days
79 days
Sydney
68 days
39 days
Windsor
49 days
68 days

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