Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
55 days
37 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
57 days
51 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
110 days
77 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
134 days
117 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
168 days
104 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
228 days
45 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
26 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
---
101 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
---
---
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
---
36 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
---
50 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
21 days
24 days
Halifax
21 days
35 days
Bridgewater
29 days
37 days
Sydney
20 days
46 days
Halifax
26 days
52 days
Halifax
23 days
61 days
Sydney
60 days
25 days
Yarmouth
58 days
28 days
Sydney
33 days
57 days
Yarmouth
56 days
37 days
Truro
49 days
47 days
Yarmouth
55 days
43 days
Amherst
57 days
54 days
Sydney
70 days
46 days
Dartmouth
37 days
79 days
Dartmouth
86 days
40 days
Truro
44 days
83 days
New Glasgow
77 days
62 days
Bridgewater
117 days
22 days
North Sydney
103 days
45 days
Bridgewater
84 days
70 days
Truro
71 days
90 days
Dartmouth
69 days
104 days
Antigonish
53 days
146 days
Kentville
134 days
83 days
Sydney
191 days
27 days
Kentville
126 days
125 days
Halifax
161 days
97 days
Halifax
159 days
105 days
Kentville
252 days
24 days
Antigonish
135 days
158 days
Halifax
44 days
300 days
Dartmouth
89 days
295 days
Halifax
20 days
388 days
Amherst
---
20 days
Kentville
---
49 days
Halifax
---
---
New Glasgow
---
36 days
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
---
50 days
Bridgewater
---
27 days
Halifax
---
---
Dartmouth
---
---
Truro
---
---
Halifax
---
214 days
Truro
---
29 days
Amherst
---
119 days
Halifax
---
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
8 days
18 days
Halifax
10 days
18 days
Yarmouth
19 days
10 days
Sydney
9 days
20 days
Bridgewater
17 days
14 days
Halifax
13 days
19 days
Sydney
12 days
21 days
Sydney
16 days
17 days
Yarmouth
26 days
8 days
North Sydney
20 days
15 days
Yarmouth
17 days
20 days
Amherst
19 days
18 days
Halifax
8 days
30 days
Sydney
25 days
15 days
New Glasgow
9 days
32 days
Kentville
18 days
23 days
Bridgewater
13 days
30 days
Sydney
21 days
23 days
Halifax
11 days
34 days
Bridgewater
23 days
26 days
Halifax
26 days
25 days
Kentville
12 days
43 days
Dartmouth
23 days
34 days
Truro
34 days
24 days
Dartmouth
26 days
36 days
Antigonish
24 days
42 days
Truro
20 days
46 days
Halifax
17 days
50 days
Truro
32 days
38 days
Dartmouth
23 days
48 days
Antigonish
12 days
62 days
Dartmouth
37 days
38 days
Halifax
44 days
32 days
Kentville
41 days
38 days
Amherst
---
10 days
Kentville
---
32 days
Halifax
---
---
New Glasgow
---
25 days
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
---
20 days
Bridgewater
---
19 days
Halifax
---
---
Dartmouth
---
---
Truro
---
---
Halifax
---
40 days
Truro
---
22 days
Amherst
---
26 days
Halifax
---
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