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 ?
123 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
117 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
48 days
15 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
36 days
45 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
36 days
65 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
95 days
43 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
158 days
108 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
133 days
152 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
128 days
173 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
32 days
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
21 days
8 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
18 days
13 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
22 days
19 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
16 days
40 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
21 days
38 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
27 days
37 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
33 days
45 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
14 days
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
32 days
57 days
Dartmouth
35 days
67 days
North Sydney
103 days
36 days
Sydney
126 days
22 days
Antigonish
53 days
146 days
Halifax
125 days
105 days
Kentville
126 days
117 days
Halifax
153 days
103 days
Antigonish
135 days
137 days
Amherst
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Yarmouth
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
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300 days
Yarmouth
24 days
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Halifax
---
50 days
Bridgewater
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Kentville
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62 days
Halifax
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122 days
Dartmouth
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Amherst
---
28 days
Amherst
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45 days
Yarmouth
---
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Sydney
---
46 days
Sydney
60 days
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
24 days
15 days
North Sydney
27 days
15 days
Halifax
20 days
22 days
North Sydney
26 days
29 days
Dartmouth
19 days
38 days
Antigonish
23 days
37 days
Antigonish
12 days
48 days
Kentville
35 days
43 days
Halifax
40 days
44 days
Amherst
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Yarmouth
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
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67 days
Yarmouth
16 days
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Halifax
---
21 days
Bridgewater
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Kentville
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55 days
Halifax
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40 days
Dartmouth
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Amherst
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13 days
Amherst
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11 days
Yarmouth
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Sydney
---
23 days
Sydney
30 days
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