Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
20 days
70 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
27 days
28 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
34 days
36 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
49 days
64 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
69 days
197 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
123 days
265 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
174 days
50 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
228 days
137 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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48 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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28 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
11 days
29 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
12 days
17 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
14 days
20 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
18 days
30 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
21 days
55 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
23 days
9 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
30 days
43 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
31 days
35 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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33 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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18 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
13 days
51 days
Amherst
19 days
21 days
Amherst
21 days
25 days
Halifax
23 days
45 days
Halifax
24 days
34 days
Halifax
26 days
30 days
Sydney
26 days
33 days
Halifax
26 days
35 days
Kentville
29 days
83 days
Antigonish
32 days
146 days
Halifax
33 days
59 days
Kentville
34 days
42 days
North Sydney
41 days
71 days
Truro
46 days
64 days
Truro
47 days
33 days
Halifax
48 days
282 days
Yarmouth
49 days
33 days
Dartmouth
54 days
79 days
Dartmouth
57 days
132 days
Yarmouth
58 days
28 days
Kentville
59 days
45 days
Bridgewater
60 days
29 days
Dartmouth
60 days
97 days
Truro
67 days
123 days
Sydney
76 days
27 days
New Glasgow
83 days
124 days
Sydney
89 days
57 days
Sydney
105 days
47 days
Halifax
113 days
54 days
Bridgewater
117 days
22 days
Dartmouth
118 days
40 days
Halifax
161 days
152 days
Halifax
215 days
115 days
Antigonish
228 days
89 days
Kentville
324 days
70 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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329 days
Yarmouth
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15 days
Sydney
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Truro
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29 days
New Glasgow
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Halifax
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57 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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70 days
Dartmouth
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
6 days
34 days
Kentville
7 days
29 days
Amherst
7 days
13 days
North Sydney
10 days
16 days
Halifax
10 days
18 days
Amherst
10 days
14 days
Halifax
11 days
17 days
Truro
11 days
42 days
Kentville
11 days
58 days
Sydney
12 days
20 days
Bridgewater
12 days
31 days
Bridgewater
14 days
13 days
Yarmouth
14 days
21 days
Halifax
14 days
20 days
Halifax
15 days
33 days
Sydney
15 days
19 days
Sydney
17 days
20 days
Truro
17 days
35 days
Halifax
17 days
48 days
Halifax
18 days
19 days
Bridgewater
19 days
24 days
Dartmouth
20 days
40 days
Dartmouth
22 days
34 days
Kentville
23 days
31 days
Truro
23 days
26 days
Dartmouth
23 days
49 days
Sydney
23 days
21 days
Antigonish
23 days
28 days
New Glasgow
23 days
34 days
Yarmouth
26 days
8 days
Kentville
33 days
44 days
Halifax
35 days
28 days
Dartmouth
36 days
31 days
Halifax
42 days
27 days
Halifax
54 days
34 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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38 days
Yarmouth
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10 days
Sydney
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Truro
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22 days
New Glasgow
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Halifax
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22 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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29 days
Dartmouth
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