Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
24 days
37 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
25 days
56 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
96 days
39 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
63 days
80 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
140 days
37 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
100 days
102 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
228 days
58 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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73 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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37 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
11 days
20 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
17 days
27 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
29 days
21 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
11 days
39 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
25 days
29 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
23 days
35 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
18 days
41 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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40 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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7 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
19 days
38 days
Halifax
35 days
24 days
Sydney
20 days
46 days
Yarmouth
58 days
15 days
Bridgewater
45 days
37 days
Halifax
26 days
59 days
North Sydney
32 days
57 days
Yarmouth
56 days
37 days
Sydney
60 days
36 days
Yarmouth
55 days
43 days
Halifax
46 days
61 days
Amherst
57 days
54 days
Bridgewater
106 days
29 days
New Glasgow
77 days
62 days
Dartmouth
82 days
62 days
North Sydney
103 days
45 days
Bridgewater
84 days
70 days
Amherst
36 days
119 days
Antigonish
53 days
108 days
Truro
71 days
90 days
Dartmouth
37 days
127 days
Truro
90 days
83 days
New Glasgow
136 days
46 days
Sydney
126 days
85 days
Kentville
87 days
125 days
Kentville
134 days
80 days
Sydney
225 days
27 days
Halifax
174 days
97 days
Antigonish
135 days
137 days
Kentville
252 days
28 days
Halifax
49 days
300 days
Halifax
267 days
103 days
Dartmouth
89 days
295 days
Halifax
20 days
388 days
Amherst
24 days
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Kentville
---
49 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
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Halifax
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50 days
New Glasgow
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Bridgewater
---
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Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
174 days
Truro
---
44 days
Dartmouth
---
40 days
Truro
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38 days
Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
10 days
18 days
Sydney
5 days
23 days
Halifax
8 days
20 days
North Sydney
12 days
17 days
Yarmouth
19 days
10 days
Yarmouth
23 days
6 days
Halifax
11 days
19 days
Sydney
12 days
21 days
Bridgewater
17 days
16 days
Yarmouth
20 days
17 days
Amherst
19 days
18 days
New Glasgow
9 days
30 days
Sydney
24 days
15 days
Kentville
17 days
23 days
New Glasgow
19 days
22 days
Halifax
20 days
22 days
Halifax
12 days
30 days
Amherst
16 days
26 days
Sydney
22 days
21 days
North Sydney
14 days
30 days
Truro
12 days
36 days
Bridgewater
20 days
30 days
Dartmouth
19 days
31 days
Dartmouth
23 days
31 days
Kentville
12 days
43 days
Halifax
15 days
43 days
Antigonish
12 days
47 days
Antigonish
31 days
36 days
Truro
34 days
36 days
Bridgewater
40 days
35 days
Dartmouth
42 days
41 days
Kentville
41 days
43 days
Halifax
49 days
38 days
Halifax
38 days
50 days
Amherst
19 days
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Kentville
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35 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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20 days
New Glasgow
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Halifax
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39 days
Truro
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30 days
Dartmouth
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38 days
Truro
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22 days
Halifax
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