Service/Procedure Summary

This surgical procedure removes all or part of the small or large intestine.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
114 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
83 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
54 days
62 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
74 days
56 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
112 days
33 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
124 days
48 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
153 days
51 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
143 days
126 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
55 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
---
54 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
---
55 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
---
51 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
16 days
20 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
17 days
24 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
13 days
30 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
22 days
22 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
30 days
39 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
36 days
36 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
27 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
---
20 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
---
34 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
---
18 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
19 days
26 days
Sydney
20 days
28 days
Amherst
28 days
23 days
Kentville
21 days
31 days
Halifax
23 days
35 days
Halifax
31 days
28 days
Yarmouth
35 days
28 days
New Glasgow
28 days
37 days
Halifax
54 days
24 days
Yarmouth
59 days
31 days
Sydney
46 days
48 days
Bridgewater
33 days
62 days
New Glasgow
55 days
41 days
Kentville
39 days
65 days
Amherst
56 days
50 days
Antigonish
71 days
48 days
Bridgewater
94 days
34 days
Bridgewater
78 days
58 days
Yarmouth
58 days
84 days
Halifax
84 days
63 days
Truro
142 days
44 days
Dartmouth
80 days
108 days
Halifax
160 days
29 days
Sydney
91 days
107 days
Truro
125 days
81 days
Truro
105 days
127 days
Kentville
99 days
145 days
Dartmouth
105 days
141 days
Halifax
169 days
108 days
Halifax
54 days
258 days
Halifax
220 days
250 days
Kentville
991 days
102 days
Sydney
---
43 days
Sydney
---
191 days
Amherst
---
31 days
Kentville
---
47 days
Halifax
---
52 days
Amherst
---
---
Sydney
---
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Antigonish
112 days
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Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
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Glace Bay
---
---
Bridgewater
---
---
Halifax
---
126 days
Yarmouth
---
---
Truro
---
---
Dartmouth
---
55 days
Dartmouth
127 days
---
Truro
---
---
Sydney
---
---
Sydney
---
58 days
Dartmouth
---
160 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
10 days
9 days
Yarmouth
6 days
13 days
Halifax
8 days
14 days
Halifax
11 days
13 days
Sydney
8 days
18 days
Halifax
12 days
15 days
Yarmouth
19 days
9 days
Kentville
9 days
19 days
New Glasgow
10 days
19 days
Yarmouth
23 days
12 days
Bridgewater
19 days
16 days
Dartmouth
15 days
21 days
Dartmouth
13 days
23 days
New Glasgow
10 days
27 days
Bridgewater
10 days
27 days
Halifax
22 days
20 days
Halifax
26 days
17 days
Sydney
15 days
28 days
Antigonish
16 days
27 days
Halifax
25 days
20 days
Truro
8 days
38 days
Kentville
16 days
32 days
Amherst
32 days
18 days
Truro
25 days
26 days
Bridgewater
32 days
30 days
Halifax
19 days
44 days
Halifax
36 days
28 days
Sydney
32 days
41 days
Kentville
24 days
50 days
Kentville
47 days
27 days
Halifax
42 days
34 days
Truro
49 days
43 days
Sydney
---
30 days
Sydney
---
35 days
Amherst
---
14 days
Kentville
---
16 days
Halifax
---
39 days
Amherst
---
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Sydney
---
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Antigonish
41 days
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Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
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Glace Bay
---
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Bridgewater
---
---
Halifax
---
99 days
Yarmouth
---
---
Truro
---
---
Dartmouth
---
22 days
Dartmouth
41 days
---
Truro
---
---
Sydney
---
---
Sydney
---
22 days
Dartmouth
---
34 days

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