Service/Procedure Summary

Surgery to remove part of the intestines using a special camera called a laparoscope that is inserted through a small cut in the skin called a port.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
191 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
118 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
31 days
50 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
81 days
43 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
351 days
63 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
393 days
57 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
386 days
78 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
282 days
230 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
14 days
17 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
13 days
20 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
35 days
8 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
27 days
33 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
39 days
29 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
34 days
37 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
20 days
38 days
Halifax
17 days
47 days
Kentville
40 days
41 days
Sydney
25 days
59 days
Dartmouth
35 days
94 days
Kentville
75 days
63 days
Halifax
295 days
94 days
Halifax
107 days
307 days
Antigonish
386 days
48 days
Halifax
315 days
230 days
Kentville
471 days
135 days
Antigonish
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Amherst
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Kentville
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
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Amherst
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Amherst
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Sydney
81 days
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Sydney
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Halifax
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Amherst
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48 days
Yarmouth
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Sydney
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Sydney
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
8 days
20 days
Sydney
14 days
19 days
Dartmouth
14 days
24 days
Halifax
10 days
32 days
Halifax
22 days
23 days
Kentville
17 days
36 days
Antigonish
37 days
34 days
Halifax
44 days
34 days
Kentville
38 days
43 days
Halifax
34 days
48 days
Kentville
77 days
32 days
Antigonish
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Amherst
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Kentville
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
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Amherst
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Amherst
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Sydney
37 days
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Sydney
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Halifax
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Amherst
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8 days
Yarmouth
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Sydney
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Sydney
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