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 ?
127 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
91 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
55 days
36 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
59 days
60 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
131 days
28 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
100 days
69 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
84 days
91 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
96 days
86 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
121 days
85 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
187 days
162 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
52 days
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
24 days
14 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
27 days
18 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
16 days
29 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
17 days
31 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
27 days
25 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
25 days
31 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
29 days
33 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
26 days
37 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
30 days
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
47 days
30 days
North Sydney
37 days
39 days
Amherst
---
21 days
Yarmouth
---
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Halifax
247 days
63 days
New Glasgow
---
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Halifax
77 days
162 days
Sydney
---
34 days
New Glasgow
---
---
Kentville
---
---
Halifax
---
131 days
Bridgewater
---
---
New Glasgow
26 days
36 days
Kentville
50 days
93 days
Sydney
140 days
92 days
Halifax
---
---
Dartmouth
85 days
86 days
Halifax
---
220 days
Dartmouth
---
---
Antigonish
104 days
69 days
Amherst
40 days
26 days
Halifax
128 days
235 days
Dartmouth
42 days
47 days
Sydney
---
139 days
Kentville
141 days
61 days
Sydney
93 days
62 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
29 days
21 days
North Sydney
17 days
19 days
Amherst
---
13 days
Yarmouth
---
---
Halifax
22 days
26 days
New Glasgow
---
---
Halifax
54 days
48 days
Sydney
---
18 days
New Glasgow
---
---
Kentville
---
---
Halifax
---
32 days
Bridgewater
---
---
New Glasgow
10 days
30 days
Kentville
16 days
50 days
Sydney
36 days
28 days
Halifax
---
---
Dartmouth
20 days
32 days
Halifax
---
24 days
Dartmouth
---
---
Antigonish
29 days
32 days
Amherst
21 days
20 days
Halifax
28 days
46 days
Dartmouth
12 days
20 days
Sydney
---
37 days
Kentville
25 days
37 days
Sydney
30 days
29 days

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