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 ?
279 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
237 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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296 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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---
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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---
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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105 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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---
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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47 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
---
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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---
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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---
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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---
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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81 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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---
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
---
162 days
Amherst
55 days
62 days
Yarmouth
---
---
Kentville
---
---
New Glasgow
104 days
137 days
North Sydney
122 days
108 days
Sydney
---
---
Bridgewater
---
---
North Sydney
50 days
105 days
North Sydney
207 days
259 days
Sydney
192 days
96 days
Truro
192 days
218 days
Yarmouth
---
---
New Glasgow
276 days
154 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
---
130 days
Amherst
39 days
41 days
Yarmouth
---
---
Kentville
---
---
New Glasgow
45 days
54 days
North Sydney
43 days
36 days
Sydney
---
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Bridgewater
---
---
North Sydney
26 days
19 days
North Sydney
96 days
106 days
Sydney
41 days
31 days
Truro
137 days
131 days
Yarmouth
---
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New Glasgow
159 days
97 days

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