Service/Procedure Summary

The surgical removal of part of the intestines.

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
45 days
55 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
57 days
49 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
73 days
58 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
59 days
93 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
111 days
80 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
101 days
127 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
292 days
41 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
204 days
130 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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77 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
14 days
13 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
18 days
20 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
13 days
31 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
19 days
30 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
28 days
22 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
22 days
38 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
29 days
34 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
33 days
36 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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26 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
21 days
28 days
Bridgewater
26 days
29 days
Bridgewater
45 days
43 days
Truro
43 days
47 days
Truro
57 days
56 days
New Glasgow
59 days
76 days
Yarmouth
34 days
109 days
Dartmouth
82 days
62 days
Truro
91 days
66 days
Dartmouth
37 days
127 days
Halifax
56 days
117 days
Dartmouth
108 days
162 days
Halifax
204 days
77 days
Kentville
252 days
30 days
Sydney
292 days
29 days
Sydney
---
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North Sydney
---
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Kentville
---
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Yarmouth
---
37 days
Halifax
---
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New Glasgow
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46 days
Halifax
---
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New Glasgow
---
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Kentville
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105 days
Halifax
---
59 days
Sydney
---
41 days
Bridgewater
---
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Dartmouth
---
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Halifax
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300 days
Bridgewater
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70 days
Dartmouth
86 days
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Halifax
---
29 days
Truro
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38 days
Amherst
---
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Amherst
---
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Dartmouth
---
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Kentville
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Halifax
---
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Sydney
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
11 days
10 days
Bridgewater
14 days
16 days
Dartmouth
16 days
28 days
Kentville
25 days
23 days
Bridgewater
22 days
30 days
Truro
18 days
36 days
Truro
32 days
26 days
Yarmouth
26 days
34 days
Sydney
38 days
23 days
New Glasgow
33 days
29 days
Halifax
23 days
42 days
Dartmouth
33 days
43 days
Halifax
57 days
26 days
Dartmouth
30 days
63 days
Truro
55 days
43 days
Sydney
---
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North Sydney
---
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Kentville
---
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Yarmouth
---
23 days
Halifax
---
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New Glasgow
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29 days
Halifax
---
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New Glasgow
---
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Kentville
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43 days
Halifax
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52 days
Sydney
---
20 days
Bridgewater
---
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Dartmouth
---
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Halifax
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69 days
Bridgewater
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34 days
Dartmouth
28 days
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Halifax
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21 days
Truro
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27 days
Amherst
---
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Amherst
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Dartmouth
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Sydney
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