Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
23 days
87 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
28 days
29 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
33 days
89 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
34 days
70 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
46 days
46 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
73 days
92 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
90 days
129 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
169 days
61 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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16 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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21 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
3 days
35 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
9 days
16 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
13 days
25 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
17 days
30 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
17 days
34 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
22 days
38 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
23 days
31 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
24 days
19 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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12 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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13 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
10 days
22 days
Amherst
15 days
28 days
Yarmouth
15 days
27 days
Amherst
19 days
23 days
North Sydney
21 days
29 days
Halifax
30 days
75 days
Yarmouth
34 days
93 days
Halifax
36 days
57 days
Dartmouth
44 days
100 days
Dartmouth
46 days
62 days
Truro
46 days
59 days
Halifax
47 days
191 days
Sydney
53 days
69 days
Kentville
55 days
33 days
Dartmouth
55 days
70 days
Sydney
57 days
47 days
Bridgewater
57 days
29 days
Sydney
57 days
32 days
Kentville
67 days
182 days
Yarmouth
68 days
46 days
Bridgewater
70 days
26 days
New Glasgow
72 days
51 days
Antigonish
75 days
110 days
Dartmouth
76 days
113 days
Halifax
82 days
54 days
New Glasgow
83 days
124 days
Halifax
84 days
69 days
Truro
84 days
70 days
North Sydney
89 days
29 days
Halifax
90 days
424 days
Kentville
121 days
90 days
Sydney
122 days
58 days
Bridgewater
136 days
36 days
Halifax
215 days
128 days
Antigonish
228 days
78 days
Antigonish
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Halifax
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Truro
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56 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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69 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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Halifax
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71 days
Truro
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40 days
Amherst
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
8 days
12 days
Bridgewater
8 days
15 days
Truro
8 days
27 days
North Sydney
10 days
16 days
Halifax
10 days
28 days
Antigonish
11 days
51 days
Sydney
12 days
19 days
Kentville
13 days
19 days
Yarmouth
13 days
20 days
Halifax
14 days
15 days
Kentville
14 days
41 days
Sydney
14 days
21 days
Halifax
15 days
24 days
Yarmouth
15 days
13 days
Sydney
15 days
30 days
Bridgewater
16 days
22 days
Kentville
17 days
44 days
Amherst
17 days
7 days
Halifax
18 days
46 days
Dartmouth
18 days
35 days
Bridgewater
19 days
17 days
Halifax
21 days
40 days
Dartmouth
21 days
27 days
Dartmouth
22 days
40 days
Yarmouth
22 days
28 days
Antigonish
28 days
32 days
Sydney
29 days
20 days
New Glasgow
29 days
33 days
Dartmouth
30 days
40 days
North Sydney
30 days
21 days
Truro
31 days
33 days
Bridgewater
33 days
23 days
Halifax
39 days
29 days
Halifax
40 days
35 days
New Glasgow
41 days
21 days
Antigonish
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Halifax
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Truro
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33 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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39 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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Halifax
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31 days
Truro
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27 days
Amherst
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Halifax
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