Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
28 days
47 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
88 days
39 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
17 days
112 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
43 days
101 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
75 days
93 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
149 days
116 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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26 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
77 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
---
42 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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25 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
15 days
31 days
Bridgewater
41 days
22 days
Antigonish
44 days
33 days
Halifax
58 days
23 days
Antigonish
52 days
35 days
Yarmouth
63 days
27 days
New Glasgow
37 days
54 days
Truro
41 days
52 days
Kentville
36 days
65 days
Halifax
53 days
52 days
Amherst
41 days
64 days
Halifax
63 days
43 days
Dartmouth
71 days
41 days
Dartmouth
76 days
46 days
New Glasgow
72 days
54 days
Antigonish
112 days
37 days
Dartmouth
83 days
69 days
Bridgewater
54 days
99 days
Amherst
47 days
111 days
Dartmouth
125 days
45 days
Halifax
114 days
59 days
Kentville
80 days
102 days
Halifax
159 days
24 days
Bridgewater
131 days
62 days
Halifax
69 days
132 days
Truro
27 days
176 days
Sydney
173 days
65 days
Halifax
143 days
112 days
Halifax
62 days
212 days
Kentville
297 days
122 days
Sydney
42 days
382 days
Halifax
298 days
146 days
Sydney
---
106 days
Sydney
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35 days
Kentville
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Yarmouth
---
71 days
Yarmouth
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64 days
Sydney
---
70 days
Amherst
---
23 days
Halifax
---
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Kentville
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104 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Glace Bay
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Halifax
73 days
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Yarmouth
---
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Bridgewater
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Truro
---
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
---
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Sydney
---
29 days
Dartmouth
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
7 days
11 days
Halifax
6 days
16 days
Halifax
8 days
15 days
Sydney
7 days
17 days
New Glasgow
10 days
16 days
Halifax
15 days
13 days
Dartmouth
12 days
16 days
Amherst
12 days
19 days
Halifax
21 days
11 days
Dartmouth
13 days
20 days
Truro
13 days
24 days
Bridgewater
20 days
21 days
Halifax
23 days
18 days
Sydney
18 days
24 days
Antigonish
15 days
27 days
New Glasgow
25 days
19 days
Halifax
14 days
31 days
Dartmouth
22 days
24 days
Amherst
17 days
31 days
Bridgewater
19 days
29 days
Halifax
16 days
34 days
Halifax
29 days
24 days
Kentville
19 days
35 days
Antigonish
35 days
22 days
Antigonish
30 days
27 days
Truro
19 days
41 days
Bridgewater
23 days
38 days
Halifax
34 days
29 days
Kentville
30 days
35 days
Halifax
42 days
27 days
Dartmouth
57 days
26 days
Kentville
44 days
44 days
Sydney
---
20 days
Sydney
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23 days
Kentville
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Yarmouth
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15 days
Yarmouth
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22 days
Sydney
---
27 days
Amherst
---
9 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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31 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
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Glace Bay
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Halifax
38 days
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Yarmouth
---
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Bridgewater
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Truro
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Sydney
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21 days
Dartmouth
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