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 ?
317 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
172 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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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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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%

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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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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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%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
276 days
216 days
Yarmouth
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North Sydney
207 days
259 days
New Glasgow
104 days
137 days
North Sydney
50 days
105 days
Kentville
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Amherst
55 days
62 days
North Sydney
70 days
108 days
Truro
208 days
218 days
Bridgewater
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Sydney
192 days
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Dartmouth
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162 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
158 days
99 days
Yarmouth
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North Sydney
103 days
118 days
New Glasgow
45 days
54 days
North Sydney
25 days
19 days
Kentville
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Amherst
40 days
41 days
North Sydney
29 days
57 days
Truro
148 days
132 days
Bridgewater
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Sydney
74 days
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Dartmouth
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132 days

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