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 ?
264 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
355 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
51 days
150 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
85 days
128 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
259 days
143 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
129 days
313 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
208 days
266 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
205 days
522 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
498 days
491 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
540 days
561 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
---
255 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
28 days
84 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
50 days
78 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
47 days
93 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
73 days
70 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
55 days
98 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
61 days
116 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
61 days
172 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
66 days
209 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
---
79 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort ascending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
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---
New Glasgow
264 days
219 days
Windsor
118 days
134 days
Halifax
---
129 days
Kentville
129 days
282 days
Halifax
139 days
554 days
Halifax
416 days
1036 days
Sydney
103 days
116 days
Kentville
312 days
379 days
Windsor
330 days
379 days
Halifax
354 days
281 days
Dartmouth
140 days
111 days
Halifax
818 days
396 days

50%

Surgeonsort ascending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
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---
New Glasgow
58 days
94 days
Windsor
23 days
49 days
Halifax
---
56 days
Kentville
55 days
80 days
Halifax
52 days
183 days
Halifax
110 days
189 days
Sydney
63 days
57 days
Kentville
48 days
140 days
Windsor
82 days
81 days
Halifax
73 days
90 days
Dartmouth
68 days
66 days
Halifax
220 days
261 days

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