Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
44 days
23 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
117 days
37 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
135 days
39 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
70 days
46 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
57 days
79 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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83 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
324 days
100 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
138 days
293 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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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
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
22 days
14 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
14 days
17 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
10 days
21 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
25 days
21 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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25 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
20 days
34 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
21 days
40 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
44 days
45 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Amherst
19 days
17 days
Yarmouth
22 days
21 days
Amherst
23 days
22 days
Bridgewater
117 days
22 days
Halifax
26 days
27 days
Sydney
76 days
28 days
Halifax
21 days
28 days
Kentville
86 days
30 days
Halifax
24 days
31 days
Truro
47 days
33 days
Truro
---
34 days
Sydney
122 days
34 days
Truro
---
37 days
Dartmouth
118 days
40 days
Bridgewater
60 days
40 days
Kentville
---
42 days
Halifax
23 days
45 days
Yarmouth
41 days
46 days
Halifax
33 days
47 days
New Glasgow
30 days
51 days
Kentville
54 days
52 days
Halifax
43 days
54 days
Yarmouth
47 days
57 days
Halifax
---
57 days
Sydney
160 days
61 days
Sydney
89 days
64 days
Dartmouth
54 days
64 days
Truro
58 days
64 days
Kentville
324 days
70 days
North Sydney
44 days
71 days
Truro
67 days
83 days
Antigonish
228 days
89 days
Dartmouth
31 days
97 days
Kentville
53 days
100 days
Dartmouth
89 days
113 days
Halifax
267 days
115 days
Antigonish
32 days
135 days
Halifax
161 days
152 days
Halifax
---
201 days
New Glasgow
83 days
204 days
Halifax
44 days
282 days
Amherst
---
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Bridgewater
33 days
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Halifax
---
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Dartmouth
---
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Yarmouth
19 days
10 days
Halifax
14 days
13 days
Amherst
7 days
13 days
Yarmouth
6 days
13 days
Amherst
15 days
15 days
Bridgewater
15 days
15 days
North Sydney
9 days
16 days
Halifax
11 days
16 days
Sydney
18 days
17 days
Halifax
13 days
18 days
Halifax
14 days
18 days
Sydney
15 days
19 days
Kentville
29 days
20 days
Halifax
21 days
20 days
Yarmouth
14 days
21 days
Kentville
---
21 days
Sydney
23 days
21 days
Sydney
20 days
21 days
Truro
---
22 days
Truro
---
22 days
Bridgewater
19 days
24 days
Halifax
40 days
25 days
Antigonish
23 days
25 days
Truro
23 days
26 days
Halifax
---
27 days
Halifax
13 days
28 days
Kentville
21 days
28 days
Dartmouth
36 days
31 days
New Glasgow
13 days
31 days
Dartmouth
20 days
34 days
Dartmouth
20 days
35 days
Halifax
---
35 days
Truro
17 days
35 days
New Glasgow
24 days
37 days
Halifax
50 days
38 days
Dartmouth
23 days
39 days
Halifax
19 days
41 days
Antigonish
3 days
42 days
Truro
9 days
42 days
Kentville
27 days
42 days
Kentville
8 days
62 days
Amherst
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Bridgewater
23 days
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
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