Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
35 days
49 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
42 days
72 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
170 days
79 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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62 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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40 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
6 days
17 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
14 days
34 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
25 days
26 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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56 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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24 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
21 days
29 days
Amherst
44 days
16 days
Halifax
33 days
28 days
Yarmouth
35 days
30 days
North Sydney
21 days
49 days
Truro
36 days
44 days
Sydney
53 days
30 days
Halifax
25 days
58 days
Sydney
43 days
57 days
New Glasgow
40 days
64 days
Sydney
63 days
49 days
Bridgewater
68 days
51 days
Halifax
44 days
77 days
Truro
91 days
39 days
Kentville
50 days
92 days
Halifax
53 days
92 days
Bridgewater
91 days
55 days
Dartmouth
37 days
116 days
Bridgewater
93 days
62 days
Dartmouth
64 days
94 days
Sydney
49 days
125 days
Kentville
141 days
62 days
Dartmouth
56 days
149 days
Dartmouth
93 days
132 days
Truro
138 days
90 days
Halifax
83 days
189 days
Antigonish
202 days
72 days
Halifax
74 days
235 days
Halifax
274 days
184 days
Kentville
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Yarmouth
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176 days
New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
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88 days
New Glasgow
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64 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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37 days
Kentville
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71 days
Antigonish
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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30 days
Halifax
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Truro
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Halifax
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220 days
Dartmouth
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Truro
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Amherst
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26 days
Yarmouth
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35 days
Sydney
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139 days
Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
16 days
13 days
Halifax
14 days
16 days
North Sydney
12 days
19 days
Halifax
13 days
18 days
Dartmouth
12 days
21 days
Halifax
12 days
22 days
Bridgewater
12 days
22 days
Sydney
13 days
26 days
Bridgewater
21 days
19 days
Sydney
30 days
14 days
Yarmouth
22 days
23 days
Halifax
17 days
28 days
Sydney
23 days
24 days
New Glasgow
11 days
36 days
Halifax
20 days
28 days
Dartmouth
20 days
29 days
Kentville
12 days
37 days
Halifax
17 days
35 days
Sydney
35 days
21 days
Bridgewater
36 days
21 days
Truro
32 days
28 days
Truro
32 days
32 days
Dartmouth
35 days
29 days
Truro
20 days
51 days
Dartmouth
45 days
35 days
Halifax
33 days
58 days
Antigonish
55 days
40 days
Halifax
47 days
61 days
Kentville
84 days
41 days
Kentville
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Yarmouth
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15 days
New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
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38 days
New Glasgow
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26 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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23 days
Kentville
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40 days
Antigonish
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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14 days
Halifax
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Truro
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Halifax
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30 days
Dartmouth
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Truro
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Amherst
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8 days
Yarmouth
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6 days
Sydney
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44 days
Halifax
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