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 ?
216 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
406 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
205 days
132 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
112 days
81 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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---
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
466 days
725 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
139 days
291 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
103 days
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
220 days
540 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
186 days
270 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
349 days
548 days

50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
70 days
60 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
83 days
33 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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---
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
76 days
117 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
32 days
71 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
69 days
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
79 days
140 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
64 days
101 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
129 days
217 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
---
625 days
Halifax
---
472 days
Halifax
383 days
522 days
Halifax
476 days
343 days
Dartmouth
131 days
111 days
Halifax
153 days
588 days
Halifax
332 days
652 days
Sydney
108 days
116 days
Kentville
431 days
378 days
Windsor
82 days
113 days
Kentville
148 days
235 days
New Glasgow
299 days
255 days
Dartmouth
502 days
482 days
Windsor
62 days
71 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
---
359 days
Halifax
---
71 days
Halifax
196 days
341 days
Halifax
59 days
128 days
Dartmouth
80 days
74 days
Halifax
56 days
180 days
Halifax
110 days
143 days
Sydney
60 days
55 days
Kentville
54 days
170 days
Windsor
28 days
47 days
Kentville
57 days
74 days
New Glasgow
55 days
103 days
Dartmouth
94 days
103 days
Windsor
22 days
55 days

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