Service/Procedure Summary

Tubal Ligation is also known as 'getting your tubes tied.' This operation is performed to block off a woman's fallopian tubes to prevent pregnancy.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
162 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
144 days
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Wait Times

90%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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---
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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144 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
145 days
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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48 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
91 days
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
111 days
125 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
89 days
84 days

50%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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---
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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112 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
65 days
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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---
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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23 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
68 days
---
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
94 days
76 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
41 days
63 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
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Amherst
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Antigonish
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426 days
Antigonish
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
111 days
92 days
Dartmouth
---
128 days
Halifax
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---
Halifax
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---
Halifax
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144 days
Halifax
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---
Kentville
321 days
274 days
Kentville
439 days
182 days
Kentville
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---
New Glasgow
153 days
67 days
New Glasgow
162 days
128 days
North Sydney
33 days
103 days
Sydney
230 days
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Sydney
101 days
94 days
Sydney
---
124 days
Truro
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Truro
111 days
194 days
Truro
---
159 days
Yarmouth
---
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Yarmouth
50 days
105 days
Yarmouth
84 days
69 days

50%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
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Amherst
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Antigonish
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365 days
Antigonish
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
75 days
35 days
Dartmouth
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80 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
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Halifax
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84 days
Halifax
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---
Kentville
283 days
190 days
Kentville
231 days
106 days
Kentville
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---
New Glasgow
53 days
22 days
New Glasgow
131 days
65 days
North Sydney
22 days
42 days
Sydney
99 days
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Sydney
27 days
38 days
Sydney
---
57 days
Truro
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Truro
84 days
125 days
Truro
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81 days
Yarmouth
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Yarmouth
36 days
57 days
Yarmouth
59 days
58 days

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