Service/Procedure Summary

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

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
73 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
21 days
41 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
57 days
66 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
56 days
91 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
67 days
97 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
146 days
49 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
72 days
148 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
36 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
---
53 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
---
107 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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73 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
14 days
23 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
14 days
25 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
13 days
34 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
33 days
22 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
27 days
34 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
44 days
36 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
20 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
---
29 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
---
77 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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18 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
21 days
22 days
Yarmouth
21 days
28 days
Amherst
29 days
22 days
Dartmouth
23 days
28 days
Bridgewater
26 days
29 days
Halifax
19 days
38 days
Sydney
12 days
46 days
Halifax
19 days
53 days
Sydney
33 days
41 days
Halifax
31 days
59 days
Truro
43 days
47 days
Bridgewater
57 days
43 days
Halifax
46 days
58 days
Yarmouth
68 days
37 days
Halifax
58 days
50 days
Truro
57 days
56 days
Sydney
74 days
42 days
New Glasgow
13 days
107 days
Dartmouth
86 days
40 days
Yarmouth
55 days
73 days
New Glasgow
59 days
76 days
Kentville
56 days
80 days
Dartmouth
82 days
62 days
North Sydney
103 days
45 days
Antigonish
46 days
108 days
Truro
91 days
66 days
Halifax
128 days
50 days
Dartmouth
84 days
105 days
Sydney
140 days
85 days
Kentville
134 days
117 days
Dartmouth
108 days
162 days
Kentville
252 days
30 days
Halifax
204 days
108 days
Sydney
292 days
29 days
Halifax
65 days
265 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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60 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
---
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Halifax
---
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Dartmouth
---
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Halifax
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300 days
Bridgewater
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70 days
Truro
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38 days
Amherst
---
119 days
Amherst
---
54 days
Halifax
---
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
11 days
10 days
Halifax
10 days
14 days
Dartmouth
6 days
18 days
Sydney
5 days
20 days
Halifax
11 days
17 days
Bridgewater
14 days
15 days
Sydney
15 days
21 days
Yarmouth
22 days
15 days
Halifax
12 days
25 days
Halifax
8 days
29 days
North Sydney
20 days
20 days
Sydney
24 days
18 days
Amherst
22 days
21 days
Kentville
21 days
23 days
Halifax
20 days
25 days
Dartmouth
16 days
29 days
Bridgewater
23 days
29 days
Truro
17 days
36 days
Yarmouth
32 days
22 days
Dartmouth
28 days
28 days
Kentville
14 days
43 days
Sydney
34 days
23 days
Dartmouth
25 days
33 days
Truro
32 days
26 days
Halifax
37 days
22 days
New Glasgow
33 days
29 days
Halifax
11 days
52 days
Halifax
26 days
48 days
Halifax
36 days
38 days
New Glasgow
8 days
67 days
Antigonish
28 days
47 days
Kentville
35 days
43 days
Dartmouth
33 days
46 days
Truro
55 days
43 days
Sydney
110 days
23 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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28 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
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40 days
Bridgewater
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35 days
Truro
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27 days
Amherst
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27 days
Amherst
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19 days
Halifax
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