Service/Procedure Summary

Breast cancer surgery includes mastectomy, lumpectomy, and breast reconstruction completed at the same time as mastectomy.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
28 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
43 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
8 days
37 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
12 days
36 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
18 days
34 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
30 days
27 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
22 days
42 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
19 days
46 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
36 days
42 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
32 days
53 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
39 days
54 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
4 days
14 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
7 days
16 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
5 days
23 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
13 days
18 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
9 days
22 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
12 days
22 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
11 days
27 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
18 days
24 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
15 days
31 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
14 days
14 days
North Sydney
18 days
29 days
Sydney
10 days
37 days
Amherst
30 days
22 days
New Glasgow
16 days
36 days
North Sydney
28 days
25 days
New Glasgow
19 days
36 days
Truro
15 days
40 days
Antigonish
15 days
41 days
Halifax
22 days
35 days
Halifax
20 days
37 days
Sydney
27 days
31 days
Yarmouth
28 days
31 days
Kentville
24 days
37 days
Truro
26 days
36 days
Halifax
21 days
41 days
Halifax
21 days
42 days
Yarmouth
48 days
15 days
Truro
18 days
49 days
Truro
40 days
34 days
Bridgewater
54 days
30 days
Sydney
49 days
37 days
Kentville
48 days
48 days
Kentville
43 days
54 days
Halifax
120 days
82 days
Truro
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Bridgewater
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
7 days
7 days
Yarmouth
8 days
8 days
Amherst
4 days
14 days
Yarmouth
6 days
15 days
North Sydney
5 days
18 days
North Sydney
7 days
16 days
Sydney
7 days
16 days
New Glasgow
10 days
15 days
Truro
9 days
18 days
Sydney
8 days
19 days
Antigonish
7 days
22 days
Truro
7 days
22 days
Sydney
9 days
21 days
Bridgewater
14 days
16 days
New Glasgow
7 days
25 days
Halifax
13 days
20 days
Halifax
13 days
20 days
Halifax
14 days
21 days
Truro
13 days
22 days
Halifax
14 days
22 days
Kentville
14 days
23 days
Truro
10 days
29 days
Kentville
17 days
31 days
Kentville
17 days
35 days
Halifax
21 days
54 days
Truro
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Yarmouth
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Kentville
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