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 ?
152 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
266 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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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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393 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
168 days
121 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
105 days
56 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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283 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
122 days
82 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
42 days
20 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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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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405 days
Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
111 days
56 days
Dartmouth
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144 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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Kentville
175 days
344 days
Kentville
399 days
266 days
New Glasgow
173 days
128 days
New Glasgow
83 days
47 days
North Sydney
21 days
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North Sydney
153 days
80 days
North Sydney
49 days
101 days
Sydney
39 days
94 days
Truro
48 days
159 days
Truro
111 days
159 days
Yarmouth
84 days
69 days
Yarmouth
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Yarmouth
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93 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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322 days
Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
85 days
40 days
Dartmouth
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112 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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Kentville
84 days
261 days
Kentville
103 days
126 days
New Glasgow
132 days
72 days
New Glasgow
36 days
22 days
North Sydney
7 days
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North Sydney
84 days
22 days
North Sydney
22 days
27 days
Sydney
25 days
49 days
Truro
44 days
126 days
Truro
83 days
101 days
Yarmouth
51 days
39 days
Yarmouth
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Yarmouth
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78 days

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