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

90%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
254 days
305 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
130 days
115 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
---
213 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
153 days
230 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
302 days
217 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
107 days
94 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
306 days
636 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
57 days
238 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
162 days
511 days

50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
135 days
126 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
69 days
37 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
---
106 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
91 days
102 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
76 days
108 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
61 days
33 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
85 days
155 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
34 days
104 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
134 days
187 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
589 days
482 days
Windsor
49 days
71 days
Sydney
12 days
---
Kentville
---
371 days
Halifax
---
472 days
Halifax
---
522 days
Halifax
512 days
608 days
Dartmouth
112 days
147 days
Halifax
152 days
588 days
Halifax
332 days
652 days
Sydney
114 days
117 days
Kentville
431 days
386 days
Windsor
62 days
123 days
Kentville
162 days
230 days
New Glasgow
312 days
266 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
102 days
110 days
Windsor
25 days
54 days
Sydney
7 days
---
Kentville
---
322 days
Halifax
---
68 days
Halifax
---
347 days
Halifax
70 days
116 days
Dartmouth
72 days
91 days
Halifax
64 days
169 days
Halifax
126 days
154 days
Sydney
63 days
55 days
Kentville
59 days
184 days
Windsor
20 days
47 days
Kentville
62 days
81 days
New Glasgow
73 days
109 days

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