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 ?
199 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
127 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
71 days
105 days
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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155 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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47 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
153 days
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
22 days
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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80 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
30 days
75 days
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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116 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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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
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
14 days
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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67 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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New Glasgow
168 days
114 days
Yarmouth
---
136 days
Bridgewater
111 days
56 days
Antigonish
---
426 days
Sydney
153 days
148 days
Kentville
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New Glasgow
83 days
67 days
Kentville
439 days
182 days
Amherst
---
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Yarmouth
84 days
69 days
Truro
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Sydney
101 days
94 days
North Sydney
27 days
103 days
Kentville
321 days
274 days
Yarmouth
52 days
93 days
Truro
111 days
159 days
Truro
133 days
159 days
Dartmouth
---
144 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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New Glasgow
131 days
70 days
Yarmouth
---
76 days
Bridgewater
84 days
35 days
Antigonish
---
364 days
Sydney
91 days
80 days
Kentville
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New Glasgow
40 days
22 days
Kentville
231 days
107 days
Amherst
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Yarmouth
51 days
44 days
Truro
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Sydney
26 days
53 days
North Sydney
13 days
41 days
Kentville
175 days
190 days
Yarmouth
42 days
78 days
Truro
82 days
101 days
Truro
47 days
83 days
Dartmouth
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88 days

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