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 ?
29 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
35 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
9 days
16 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
15 days
31 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
20 days
31 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
31 days
29 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
31 days
35 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
27 days
42 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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50%

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

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
8 days
23 days
Sydney
7 days
24 days
Yarmouth
12 days
22 days
Antigonish
11 days
28 days
Sydney
15 days
32 days
Truro
14 days
34 days
New Glasgow
18 days
33 days
Sydney
16 days
36 days
New Glasgow
22 days
32 days
North Sydney
28 days
30 days
Kentville
24 days
38 days
Yarmouth
49 days
15 days
Halifax
27 days
37 days
Amherst
30 days
35 days
Sydney
31 days
34 days
Halifax
26 days
42 days
Truro
26 days
42 days
Bridgewater
42 days
29 days
Truro
38 days
35 days
Halifax
36 days
42 days
Yarmouth
29 days
51 days
Kentville
51 days
36 days
Kentville
39 days
50 days
Kentville
94 days
66 days
Antigonish
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Halifax
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Truro
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
5 days
15 days
Yarmouth
6 days
16 days
Sydney
7 days
15 days
Bridgewater
8 days
15 days
Sydney
4 days
20 days
New Glasgow
9 days
15 days
Sydney
8 days
16 days
North Sydney
9 days
16 days
New Glasgow
5 days
20 days
Antigonish
5 days
20 days
Yarmouth
16 days
10 days
Truro
5 days
21 days
Sydney
10 days
17 days
Amherst
8 days
20 days
Yarmouth
9 days
21 days
Halifax
18 days
16 days
Kentville
11 days
24 days
Truro
14 days
21 days
Halifax
19 days
17 days
Kentville
8 days
29 days
Halifax
16 days
21 days
Truro
11 days
27 days
Kentville
18 days
29 days
Kentville
14 days
34 days
Antigonish
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Halifax
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Truro
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