Service/Procedure Summary

A Breast Biopsy (Needle Core) is the removal of a small amount of breast tissue to examine it for signs of breast cancer or other disorders. This procedure is performed in the mammography department.

Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
26 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Wait Time
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
15 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
19 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
21 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
22 days
Truro
Colchester Regional Hospital
22 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
23 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
26 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
32 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
47 days

50%

Community Facility Wait Time
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
8 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
8 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
12 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
13 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
14 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
14 days
Truro
Colchester Regional Hospital
14 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
15 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
28 days

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