Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

90%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
104 days
51 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
213 days
55 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
64 days
149 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
82 days
181 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
50 days
56 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
---
46 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
50 days
135 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
138 days
83 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
---
13 days

50%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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---
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
37 days
30 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
19 days
22 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
24 days
36 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
18 days
33 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
20 days
34 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
---
29 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
16 days
24 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
50 days
34 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
---
10 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
40 days
26 days
Amherst
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21 days
Antigonish
104 days
69 days
Bridgewater
28 days
41 days
Bridgewater
31 days
30 days
Bridgewater
90 days
53 days
Bridgewater
58 days
38 days
Dartmouth
42 days
47 days
Dartmouth
140 days
132 days
Dartmouth
82 days
56 days
Dartmouth
85 days
86 days
Dartmouth
---
32 days
Halifax
128 days
264 days
Halifax
46 days
58 days
Halifax
77 days
221 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
131 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
220 days
Halifax
21 days
48 days
Halifax
29 days
26 days
Halifax
46 days
40 days
Halifax
---
127 days
Halifax
21 days
55 days
Halifax
247 days
63 days
Kentville
62 days
40 days
Kentville
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---
Kentville
35 days
---
Kentville
141 days
78 days
Kentville
50 days
71 days
New Glasgow
40 days
107 days
New Glasgow
---
104 days
New Glasgow
---
60 days
North Sydney
37 days
35 days
North Sydney
47 days
39 days
Sydney
140 days
92 days
Sydney
292 days
49 days
Sydney
27 days
139 days
Sydney
93 days
57 days
Truro
50 days
83 days
Truro
76 days
66 days
Truro
90 days
76 days
Truro
---
38 days
Yarmouth
131 days
176 days
Yarmouth
43 days
28 days
Yarmouth
---
---
Yarmouth
---
181 days

50%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
21 days
20 days
Amherst
---
13 days
Antigonish
32 days
32 days
Bridgewater
18 days
27 days
Bridgewater
23 days
17 days
Bridgewater
25 days
27 days
Bridgewater
14 days
26 days
Dartmouth
13 days
20 days
Dartmouth
39 days
47 days
Dartmouth
26 days
29 days
Dartmouth
22 days
32 days
Dartmouth
---
28 days
Halifax
30 days
47 days
Halifax
10 days
30 days
Halifax
39 days
37 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
28 days
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
---
35 days
Halifax
10 days
17 days
Halifax
13 days
14 days
Halifax
17 days
26 days
Halifax
---
58 days
Halifax
11 days
17 days
Halifax
22 days
25 days
Kentville
24 days
24 days
Kentville
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---
Kentville
20 days
---
Kentville
25 days
37 days
Kentville
15 days
48 days
New Glasgow
10 days
36 days
New Glasgow
---
40 days
New Glasgow
---
29 days
North Sydney
16 days
18 days
North Sydney
29 days
21 days
Sydney
34 days
34 days
Sydney
23 days
28 days
Sydney
13 days
31 days
Sydney
32 days
25 days
Truro
22 days
29 days
Truro
48 days
43 days
Truro
17 days
40 days
Truro
---
30 days
Yarmouth
54 days
14 days
Yarmouth
8 days
7 days
Yarmouth
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Yarmouth
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36 days

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