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 Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
44 days
23 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
70 days
46 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
57 days
79 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
117 days
37 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
135 days
39 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
324 days
100 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
138 days
293 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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83 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
14 days
17 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
10 days
21 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
22 days
14 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
25 days
21 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
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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25 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

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

50%

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

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