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 ?
331 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
371 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
264 days
266 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
89 days
128 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
769 days
477 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
499 days
183 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
51 days
150 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
270 days
576 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
194 days
313 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
494 days
361 days

50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
66 days
140 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
50 days
74 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
70 days
231 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
55 days
69 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
28 days
76 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
68 days
147 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
52 days
108 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
38 days
209 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
104 days
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Kentville
---
371 days
Halifax
---
129 days
Halifax
818 days
396 days
Halifax
340 days
281 days
Dartmouth
140 days
111 days
Halifax
139 days
576 days
Halifax
416 days
928 days
Sydney
102 days
116 days
Kentville
331 days
366 days
Windsor
89 days
132 days
Kentville
140 days
272 days
New Glasgow
299 days
255 days
Dartmouth
480 days
419 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
23 days
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Kentville
---
338 days
Halifax
---
56 days
Halifax
220 days
264 days
Halifax
70 days
98 days
Dartmouth
69 days
63 days
Halifax
52 days
189 days
Halifax
118 days
183 days
Sydney
63 days
57 days
Kentville
47 days
140 days
Windsor
23 days
49 days
Kentville
58 days
83 days
New Glasgow
54 days
111 days
Dartmouth
88 days
89 days

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