Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester Regional Hospital
8 days
57 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
34 days
46 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
50 days
40 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
54 days
72 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
70 days
64 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
86 days
55 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
54 days
106 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
118 days
77 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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20 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
---
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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64 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
12 days
16 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
16 days
17 days
Truro
Colchester Regional Hospital
6 days
30 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
15 days
26 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
17 days
25 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
21 days
29 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
29 days
23 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
16 days
37 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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11 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
---
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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26 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
17 days
25 days
North Sydney
27 days
30 days
Amherst
33 days
36 days
Halifax
32 days
43 days
Yarmouth
50 days
27 days
Kentville
42 days
35 days
Amherst
38 days
41 days
Bridgewater
57 days
23 days
North Sydney
52 days
29 days
Sydney
28 days
58 days
Sydney
42 days
47 days
Sydney
57 days
32 days
Bridgewater
70 days
26 days
Truro
30 days
70 days
Yarmouth
56 days
46 days
Dartmouth
32 days
73 days
Halifax
22 days
87 days
Dartmouth
55 days
57 days
Sydney
53 days
72 days
Antigonish
54 days
73 days
Yarmouth
34 days
97 days
Dartmouth
54 days
79 days
New Glasgow
83 days
64 days
Truro
84 days
74 days
Kentville
72 days
90 days
Bridgewater
136 days
36 days
Halifax
114 days
83 days
Antigonish
119 days
89 days
Kentville
31 days
182 days
Halifax
43 days
191 days
Dartmouth
225 days
107 days
Halifax
208 days
139 days
Halifax
70 days
375 days
Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Amherst
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20 days
Kentville
---
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Halifax
---
71 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
30 days
Kentville
---
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New Glasgow
72 days
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Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
69 days
Halifax
---
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Truro
---
40 days
Truro
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56 days
Halifax
---
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50%

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