Service/Procedure Summary

This category includes acromioplasty, arthroplasty, and shoulder repair.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
376 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
556 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
142 days
651 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
509 days
412 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
351 days
605 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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196 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
55 days
117 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
120 days
156 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
254 days
323 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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41 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
382 days
273 days
Sydney
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337 days
Dartmouth
509 days
412 days
Kentville
559 days
714 days
Kentville
190 days
103 days
Sydney
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Halifax
153 days
605 days
Kentville
144 days
362 days
Sydney
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
379 days
231 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
59 days
125 days
Sydney
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299 days
Dartmouth
213 days
308 days
Kentville
106 days
515 days
Kentville
23 days
83 days
Sydney
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Halifax
56 days
396 days
Kentville
109 days
297 days
Sydney
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
73 days
131 days

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