Service/Procedure Summary

This category includes acromioplasty, arthroplasty, and shoulder repair.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
125 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
621 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
98 days
494 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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91 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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905 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
41 days
211 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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68 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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612 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
251 days
273 days
Sydney
186 days
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Dartmouth
245 days
337 days
Kentville
559 days
673 days
Kentville
70 days
103 days
Sydney
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Halifax
134 days
552 days
Kentville
144 days
366 days
Sydney
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
379 days
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50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
83 days
130 days
Sydney
133 days
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Dartmouth
125 days
200 days
Kentville
127 days
515 days
Kentville
22 days
68 days
Sydney
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Halifax
64 days
356 days
Kentville
125 days
316 days
Sydney
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
51 days
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