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 ?
173 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
168 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community 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
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
90 days
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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72 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community 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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168 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
116 days
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
39 days
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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29 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
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New Glasgow
173 days
121 days
Yarmouth
---
136 days
Bridgewater
111 days
56 days
Antigonish
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426 days
Sydney
105 days
96 days
Kentville
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New Glasgow
57 days
47 days
Kentville
437 days
185 days
Amherst
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Amherst
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Yarmouth
84 days
69 days
Sydney
39 days
94 days
North Sydney
49 days
101 days
Kentville
234 days
461 days
Yarmouth
52 days
93 days
Truro
115 days
159 days
Truro
114 days
159 days
Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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144 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
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New Glasgow
140 days
77 days
Yarmouth
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76 days
Bridgewater
85 days
40 days
Antigonish
---
364 days
Sydney
84 days
62 days
Kentville
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New Glasgow
33 days
26 days
Kentville
176 days
108 days
Amherst
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Amherst
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Yarmouth
51 days
39 days
Sydney
25 days
49 days
North Sydney
20 days
41 days
Kentville
120 days
249 days
Yarmouth
50 days
79 days
Truro
84 days
99 days
Truro
44 days
77 days
Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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99 days

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