Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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62 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
91 days
41 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
90 days
58 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
119 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
69 days
127 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
---
---
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
69 days
153 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
26 days
28 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
---
158 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
87 days
54 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
55 days
---

50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
---
31 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
27 days
15 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
38 days
26 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
23 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
30 days
34 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
---
---
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
13 days
27 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
19 days
10 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
---
74 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
43 days
34 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
20 days
---

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
73 days
52 days
Truro
19 days
29 days
Bridgewater
60 days
27 days
Halifax
26 days
30 days
Halifax
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---
Dartmouth
60 days
97 days
Bridgewater
117 days
22 days
Halifax
21 days
35 days
Dartmouth
41 days
105 days
Halifax
23 days
388 days
Sydney
28 days
57 days
Halifax
---
---
Dartmouth
118 days
38 days
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
159 days
105 days
Antigonish
43 days
146 days
Dartmouth
---
---
Bridgewater
---
70 days
Halifax
15 days
34 days
Halifax
30 days
59 days
Halifax
161 days
105 days
Sydney
105 days
46 days
Bridgewater
29 days
37 days
Halifax
48 days
282 days
Yarmouth
22 days
35 days
Sydney
---
---
Yarmouth
58 days
28 days
Kentville
324 days
69 days
New Glasgow
---
---
Truro
49 days
47 days
North Sydney
91 days
71 days
Halifax
---
---
Sydney
26 days
34 days
Sydney
76 days
27 days
Amherst
---
20 days
Truro
44 days
64 days
Bridgewater
---
---
Dartmouth
89 days
132 days
Halifax
---
20 days
Amherst
57 days
54 days
Kentville
---
---
Yarmouth
47 days
34 days
Halifax
---
365 days
Antigonish
228 days
137 days
Amherst
36 days
119 days
Truro
71 days
123 days
Kentville
53 days
100 days
New Glasgow
83 days
124 days
Kentville
---
49 days

50%

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

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