Service/Procedure Summary

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

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
91 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
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
33 days
64 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
68 days
53 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
69 days
53 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
49 days
88 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
91 days
56 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
110 days
59 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
76 days
162 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
27 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
---
78 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
---
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
18 days
24 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
10 days
37 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
28 days
29 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
29 days
30 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
35 days
26 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
21 days
40 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
25 days
37 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
12 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
---
59 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
---
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
22 days
26 days
Halifax
29 days
22 days
Sydney
14 days
43 days
Bridgewater
28 days
35 days
Dartmouth
29 days
40 days
Yarmouth
43 days
28 days
Amherst
55 days
22 days
North Sydney
41 days
41 days
Halifax
39 days
52 days
Bridgewater
58 days
38 days
Halifax
46 days
52 days
Dartmouth
66 days
33 days
Sydney
60 days
42 days
Halifax
46 days
59 days
Truro
50 days
56 days
Bridgewater
57 days
53 days
New Glasgow
17 days
107 days
Kentville
50 days
80 days
Antigonish
62 days
78 days
North Sydney
103 days
39 days
Kentville
111 days
40 days
Truro
91 days
64 days
Dartmouth
85 days
74 days
Yarmouth
131 days
53 days
Dartmouth
82 days
104 days
Sydney
140 days
85 days
Halifax
191 days
63 days
Kentville
141 days
117 days
New Glasgow
208 days
60 days
Dartmouth
140 days
132 days
Halifax
174 days
108 days
Sydney
292 days
54 days
Halifax
65 days
356 days
Kentville
---
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Halifax
---
127 days
Yarmouth
---
176 days
New Glasgow
---
104 days
Bridgewater
31 days
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Halifax
---
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Yarmouth
---
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Halifax
---
300 days
Truro
---
83 days
Truro
---
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Amherst
---
28 days
Amherst
---
34 days
Kentville
---
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Halifax
---
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
3 days
18 days
Halifax
11 days
12 days
Yarmouth
11 days
12 days
Halifax
12 days
13 days
Bridgewater
14 days
17 days
Dartmouth
12 days
20 days
North Sydney
16 days
21 days
Yarmouth
22 days
15 days
Halifax
14 days
25 days
Amherst
24 days
17 days
Bridgewater
20 days
23 days
Dartmouth
15 days
29 days
Halifax
19 days
26 days
New Glasgow
10 days
36 days
Kentville
24 days
24 days
North Sydney
29 days
21 days
Sydney
28 days
22 days
Bridgewater
24 days
29 days
Truro
15 days
39 days
Sydney
32 days
22 days
Halifax
35 days
22 days
Dartmouth
26 days
31 days
Kentville
15 days
43 days
Dartmouth
26 days
32 days
Halifax
28 days
39 days
Kentville
27 days
41 days
Halifax
30 days
39 days
Antigonish
28 days
44 days
Truro
34 days
43 days
Halifax
26 days
52 days
Dartmouth
43 days
42 days
Sydney
62 days
29 days
New Glasgow
97 days
29 days
Kentville
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Halifax
---
71 days
Yarmouth
---
36 days
New Glasgow
---
38 days
Bridgewater
23 days
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Halifax
---
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Yarmouth
---
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Halifax
---
40 days
Truro
---
28 days
Truro
---
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Amherst
---
20 days
Amherst
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18 days
Kentville
---
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Halifax
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Halifax
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