Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
68 days
41 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
34 days
75 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
14 days
120 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
118 days
57 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
141 days
45 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
257 days
135 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
282 days
223 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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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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89 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
12 days
20 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
11 days
25 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
14 days
35 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
22 days
28 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
17 days
34 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
25 days
34 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
45 days
18 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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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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11 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
15 days
29 days
Yarmouth
15 days
35 days
Halifax
26 days
63 days
Halifax
56 days
48 days
North Sydney
34 days
72 days
Halifax
43 days
77 days
Bridgewater
70 days
55 days
Sydney
50 days
95 days
Antigonish
119 days
29 days
Halifax
77 days
74 days
Dartmouth
37 days
116 days
Truro
118 days
39 days
Kentville
50 days
107 days
Sydney
35 days
135 days
Dartmouth
93 days
94 days
Antigonish
161 days
62 days
Dartmouth
93 days
139 days
Truro
138 days
97 days
Bridgewater
139 days
120 days
Bridgewater
213 days
51 days
Halifax
83 days
202 days
Dartmouth
141 days
149 days
Kentville
257 days
56 days
Halifax
80 days
235 days
Kentville
189 days
135 days
Halifax
274 days
196 days
Halifax
429 days
442 days
Sydney
---
22 days
Amherst
---
16 days
Kentville
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Yarmouth
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56 days
New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
---
162 days
New Glasgow
---
29 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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22 days
New Glasgow
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64 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Yarmouth
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Truro
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Dartmouth
---
131 days
Truro
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Amherst
89 days
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Truro
---
34 days
Sydney
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31 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
10 days
6 days
Sydney
5 days
20 days
Bridgewater
12 days
15 days
Halifax
8 days
21 days
Dartmouth
9 days
20 days
Halifax
13 days
17 days
Bridgewater
16 days
15 days
Halifax
13 days
19 days
North Sydney
12 days
21 days
Halifax
18 days
22 days
Halifax
19 days
23 days
Dartmouth
17 days
26 days
Halifax
14 days
33 days
Kentville
12 days
36 days
Bridgewater
24 days
25 days
Sydney
23 days
31 days
Kentville
12 days
49 days
Dartmouth
35 days
27 days
Dartmouth
30 days
34 days
Truro
18 days
50 days
Halifax
33 days
36 days
Kentville
19 days
55 days
Antigonish
51 days
34 days
Halifax
39 days
48 days
Antigonish
75 days
20 days
Truro
69 days
28 days
Halifax
87 days
35 days
Sydney
---
19 days
Amherst
---
13 days
Kentville
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Yarmouth
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11 days
New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
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41 days
New Glasgow
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19 days
Halifax
---
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Kentville
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15 days
New Glasgow
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36 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Yarmouth
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Truro
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Dartmouth
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43 days
Truro
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Amherst
40 days
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Truro
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32 days
Sydney
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14 days

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