Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
26 days
28 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
48 days
37 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
90 days
54 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
103 days
45 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
58 days
105 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
56 days
118 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
87 days
105 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
119 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
---
158 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
---
---
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
---
62 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
12 days
11 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
19 days
10 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
12 days
33 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
39 days
21 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
30 days
31 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
28 days
43 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
38 days
37 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
23 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
---
94 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
---
---
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
---
31 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
26 days
28 days
Sydney
26 days
34 days
Bridgewater
29 days
37 days
Halifax
15 days
52 days
Halifax
23 days
59 days
Yarmouth
48 days
35 days
Halifax
21 days
62 days
Yarmouth
58 days
28 days
Yarmouth
44 days
43 days
Bridgewater
60 days
27 days
Sydney
33 days
57 days
Truro
49 days
47 days
Sydney
52 days
46 days
Sydney
76 days
27 days
Truro
44 days
64 days
Amherst
57 days
54 days
Dartmouth
34 days
79 days
Kentville
73 days
74 days
North Sydney
103 days
48 days
Amherst
36 days
119 days
Bridgewater
133 days
22 days
Dartmouth
118 days
38 days
New Glasgow
83 days
83 days
Kentville
67 days
105 days
Dartmouth
60 days
118 days
Antigonish
43 days
146 days
Truro
71 days
123 days
Dartmouth
89 days
132 days
Halifax
138 days
97 days
Halifax
159 days
105 days
Halifax
48 days
300 days
Antigonish
228 days
137 days
Halifax
20 days
388 days
Bridgewater
---
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Amherst
---
---
Kentville
---
49 days
Halifax
---
---
New Glasgow
---
---
Halifax
---
---
Kentville
111 days
---
Halifax
---
20 days
Halifax
---
---
Dartmouth
---
---
Halifax
---
365 days
Bridgewater
---
70 days
Truro
---
37 days
Halifax
---
---
Sydney
---
25 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
5 days
9 days
Bridgewater
15 days
10 days
Amherst
11 days
17 days
Halifax
8 days
21 days
Halifax
11 days
19 days
Sydney
9 days
21 days
Yarmouth
12 days
21 days
Sydney
18 days
15 days
Yarmouth
26 days
7 days
Halifax
11 days
23 days
Halifax
13 days
21 days
Halifax
8 days
29 days
Bridgewater
19 days
19 days
Amherst
19 days
19 days
North Sydney
21 days
18 days
Sydney
20 days
20 days
Bridgewater
13 days
30 days
Sydney
21 days
23 days
Antigonish
7 days
41 days
Truro
28 days
24 days
Kentville
10 days
44 days
Dartmouth
23 days
34 days
New Glasgow
24 days
34 days
Dartmouth
22 days
36 days
Halifax
26 days
33 days
Antigonish
23 days
37 days
Halifax
37 days
23 days
Truro
18 days
46 days
Dartmouth
36 days
31 days
Kentville
33 days
37 days
Dartmouth
23 days
48 days
Halifax
24 days
50 days
Truro
35 days
43 days
Bridgewater
---
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Amherst
---
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Kentville
---
32 days
Halifax
---
---
New Glasgow
---
---
Halifax
---
---
Kentville
26 days
---
Halifax
---
16 days
Halifax
---
---
Dartmouth
---
---
Halifax
---
39 days
Bridgewater
---
41 days
Truro
---
22 days
Halifax
---
---
Sydney
---
17 days

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