Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
35 days
44 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
53 days
51 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
---
56 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
---
64 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
---
66 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
113 days
90 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
78 days
93 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
54 days
147 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
93 days
172 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
21 days
21 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
14 days
24 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
---
29 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
14 days
33 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
---
34 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
29 days
36 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
10 days
37 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
35 days
39 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
---
46 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
---
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Amherst
17 days
21 days
Halifax
29 days
24 days
Amherst
40 days
26 days
Truro
---
35 days
Yarmouth
12 days
36 days
Kentville
50 days
37 days
North Sydney
37 days
39 days
Kentville
63 days
40 days
Bridgewater
91 days
41 days
New Glasgow
---
43 days
North Sydney
53 days
44 days
Dartmouth
42 days
47 days
Sydney
90 days
49 days
Bridgewater
68 days
51 days
Halifax
49 days
52 days
Bridgewater
93 days
53 days
Halifax
21 days
55 days
Sydney
50 days
57 days
Halifax
25 days
63 days
Truro
72 days
64 days
Dartmouth
51 days
69 days
Kentville
50 days
71 days
Antigonish
104 days
72 days
Kentville
141 days
78 days
Dartmouth
56 days
78 days
Truro
91 days
83 days
Truro
90 days
85 days
Dartmouth
67 days
91 days
New Glasgow
---
104 days
New Glasgow
40 days
107 days
Sydney
83 days
125 days
Halifax
---
127 days
Halifax
---
131 days
Sydney
27 days
139 days
Dartmouth
140 days
139 days
Halifax
247 days
149 days
Yarmouth
131 days
176 days
Yarmouth
---
181 days
Halifax
83 days
203 days
Halifax
76 days
264 days
Halifax
---
451 days
Kentville
---
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Yarmouth
---
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Truro
---
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Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
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Bridgewater
---
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Halifax
---
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Amherst
12 days
14 days
Yarmouth
3 days
14 days
Amherst
24 days
15 days
Halifax
13 days
15 days
Yarmouth
54 days
15 days
North Sydney
16 days
16 days
Halifax
11 days
18 days
Bridgewater
14 days
19 days
Bridgewater
15 days
19 days
Sydney
30 days
21 days
North Sydney
35 days
21 days
Dartmouth
13 days
21 days
Truro
---
22 days
Halifax
13 days
23 days
Halifax
16 days
23 days
Kentville
24 days
24 days
Halifax
---
25 days
Halifax
19 days
25 days
Sydney
24 days
28 days
Bridgewater
37 days
29 days
Kentville
11 days
30 days
Halifax
---
30 days
Sydney
34 days
30 days
New Glasgow
---
31 days
Dartmouth
27 days
31 days
Truro
31 days
31 days
Dartmouth
28 days
32 days
Antigonish
36 days
34 days
Dartmouth
20 days
35 days
Truro
34 days
36 days
Kentville
27 days
37 days
New Glasgow
20 days
37 days
New Glasgow
---
40 days
Sydney
13 days
43 days
Truro
20 days
43 days
Dartmouth
41 days
44 days
Halifax
26 days
48 days
Halifax
39 days
48 days
Kentville
16 days
49 days
Halifax
---
65 days
Yarmouth
---
80 days
Kentville
---
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Yarmouth
---
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Truro
---
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Halifax
---
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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