Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
30 days
33 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
34 days
43 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
42 days
62 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
191 days
71 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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62 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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40 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
13 days
8 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
6 days
16 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
10 days
18 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
17 days
29 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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41 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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27 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
21 days
29 days
North Sydney
17 days
39 days
Amherst
44 days
16 days
Halifax
33 days
28 days
Truro
36 days
44 days
North Sydney
53 days
30 days
Halifax
21 days
63 days
Kentville
63 days
37 days
Sydney
43 days
57 days
New Glasgow
40 days
64 days
Sydney
63 days
48 days
Amherst
89 days
26 days
Halifax
44 days
75 days
Truro
91 days
39 days
Kentville
50 days
92 days
Halifax
53 days
92 days
Bridgewater
91 days
55 days
Bridgewater
93 days
62 days
Dartmouth
85 days
71 days
Dartmouth
42 days
116 days
Sydney
69 days
125 days
Kentville
141 days
62 days
Dartmouth
56 days
149 days
Dartmouth
93 days
132 days
Truro
138 days
90 days
Antigonish
161 days
72 days
Halifax
83 days
181 days
Bridgewater
213 days
51 days
Halifax
69 days
235 days
Halifax
247 days
114 days
Kentville
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Yarmouth
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176 days
New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
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181 days
New Glasgow
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104 days
Halifax
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131 days
Kentville
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59 days
Antigonish
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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30 days
Halifax
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Yarmouth
35 days
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Truro
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Halifax
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451 days
Dartmouth
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69 days
Truro
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Yarmouth
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35 days
Sydney
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139 days
Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
16 days
13 days
Halifax
10 days
19 days
North Sydney
11 days
19 days
Halifax
16 days
16 days
Bridgewater
15 days
19 days
Halifax
12 days
22 days
Dartmouth
15 days
20 days
Bridgewater
13 days
22 days
Sydney
15 days
23 days
Sydney
13 days
26 days
Truro
14 days
29 days
Halifax
16 days
28 days
Sydney
30 days
14 days
Halifax
22 days
27 days
Dartmouth
20 days
29 days
Kentville
12 days
37 days
Bridgewater
30 days
22 days
Amherst
45 days
8 days
North Sydney
35 days
21 days
New Glasgow
20 days
36 days
Halifax
17 days
39 days
Kentville
35 days
26 days
Dartmouth
35 days
29 days
Kentville
24 days
41 days
Truro
18 days
48 days
Truro
32 days
34 days
Dartmouth
42 days
35 days
Halifax
33 days
47 days
Antigonish
45 days
40 days
Halifax
47 days
48 days
Kentville
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Yarmouth
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15 days
New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
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88 days
New Glasgow
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40 days
Halifax
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43 days
Kentville
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37 days
Antigonish
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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14 days
Halifax
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Yarmouth
22 days
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Truro
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Halifax
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26 days
Dartmouth
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31 days
Truro
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Yarmouth
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15 days
Sydney
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38 days
Halifax
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