Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
55 days
41 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
33 days
64 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
55 days
52 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
62 days
55 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
62 days
58 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
83 days
49 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
57 days
220 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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99 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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181 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
16 days
19 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
16 days
30 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
29 days
21 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
16 days
36 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
23 days
30 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
25 days
28 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
18 days
36 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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36 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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25 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
21 days
28 days
Halifax
29 days
21 days
Amherst
29 days
22 days
Sydney
14 days
46 days
Bridgewater
26 days
35 days
Dartmouth
34 days
36 days
Halifax
21 days
53 days
North Sydney
41 days
41 days
Bridgewater
55 days
31 days
Halifax
31 days
59 days
Bridgewater
57 days
43 days
Halifax
46 days
58 days
New Glasgow
13 days
107 days
Truro
57 days
64 days
Truro
43 days
83 days
Dartmouth
86 days
40 days
Sydney
74 days
62 days
Dartmouth
82 days
62 days
Kentville
67 days
80 days
North Sydney
103 days
45 days
Truro
91 days
58 days
Kentville
111 days
40 days
Yarmouth
106 days
51 days
Antigonish
62 days
101 days
Dartmouth
84 days
86 days
Sydney
140 days
85 days
Yarmouth
55 days
176 days
Dartmouth
108 days
127 days
Halifax
191 days
50 days
Kentville
134 days
117 days
Halifax
174 days
108 days
Sydney
292 days
49 days
Halifax
65 days
307 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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60 days
New Glasgow
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93 days
Halifax
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50 days
Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
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459 days
Truro
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Amherst
---
119 days
Amherst
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54 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
11 days
10 days
Halifax
11 days
13 days
Halifax
11 days
14 days
Sydney
6 days
20 days
Bridgewater
14 days
16 days
Dartmouth
12 days
20 days
Halifax
8 days
25 days
North Sydney
16 days
20 days
Dartmouth
15 days
22 days
Halifax
19 days
23 days
Bridgewater
19 days
23 days
Amherst
22 days
21 days
New Glasgow
8 days
36 days
Kentville
21 days
24 days
Halifax
11 days
38 days
Sydney
28 days
21 days
North Sydney
32 days
20 days
Bridgewater
24 days
29 days
Truro
16 days
39 days
Kentville
13 days
43 days
Sydney
34 days
22 days
Dartmouth
25 days
32 days
Dartmouth
27 days
31 days
Truro
31 days
28 days
Halifax
26 days
35 days
Yarmouth
28 days
34 days
Halifax
26 days
39 days
Antigonish
22 days
44 days
Dartmouth
33 days
34 days
Yarmouth
32 days
37 days
Truro
36 days
43 days
Kentville
31 days
49 days
Sydney
64 days
28 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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29 days
New Glasgow
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37 days
Halifax
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22 days
Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
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40 days
Truro
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Amherst
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26 days
Amherst
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19 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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