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

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
90 days
132 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
174 days
135 days
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
38 days
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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
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
28 days
20 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
146 days
63 days
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
38 days
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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
187 days
128 days
Yarmouth
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Bridgewater
111 days
56 days
Antigonish
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405 days
North Sydney
153 days
127 days
Kentville
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New Glasgow
83 days
67 days
Kentville
363 days
266 days
Amherst
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Amherst
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Yarmouth
84 days
69 days
Sydney
28 days
127 days
North Sydney
63 days
97 days
Kentville
126 days
344 days
Yarmouth
---
105 days
Truro
115 days
159 days
Truro
---
159 days
Bridgewater
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North Sydney
21 days
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Dartmouth
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155 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
160 days
79 days
Yarmouth
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Bridgewater
92 days
40 days
Antigonish
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322 days
North Sydney
84 days
57 days
Kentville
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New Glasgow
37 days
42 days
Kentville
101 days
141 days
Amherst
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Amherst
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Yarmouth
51 days
39 days
Sydney
22 days
53 days
North Sydney
23 days
23 days
Kentville
49 days
274 days
Yarmouth
---
86 days
Truro
82 days
101 days
Truro
---
126 days
Bridgewater
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North Sydney
7 days
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Dartmouth
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114 days

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