Service/Procedure Summary

Colorectal Cancer Surgery is surgery for proven or suspected cancer including bowel resection or repair, colectomy, colostomy, ileostomy, perineal resection and removal of rectal tumours.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
74 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
54 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
24 days
25 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
38 days
11 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
57 days
41 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
58 days
54 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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55 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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26 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
8 days
8 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
14 days
17 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
18 days
23 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
38 days
36 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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17 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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22 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
16 days
26 days
Dartmouth
18 days
31 days
Yarmouth
15 days
35 days
Halifax
24 days
43 days
Bridgewater
48 days
22 days
Kentville
17 days
55 days
Bridgewater
53 days
34 days
Sydney
29 days
75 days
Halifax
58 days
55 days
Halifax
50 days
75 days
Kentville
57 days
69 days
Dartmouth
92 days
41 days
Halifax
83 days
52 days
Dartmouth
93 days
50 days
Halifax
53 days
92 days
Antigonish
119 days
29 days
Amherst
183 days
13 days
Dartmouth
196 days
24 days
Kentville
132 days
93 days
Halifax
191 days
39 days
Antigonish
386 days
66 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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Amherst
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New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
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Amherst
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Amherst
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New Glasgow
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26 days
Sydney
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Yarmouth
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Truro
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Bridgewater
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55 days
Truro
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39 days
Dartmouth
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Truro
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Truro
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54 days
Truro
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Sydney
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Sydney
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
8 days
6 days
Sydney
6 days
17 days
Dartmouth
6 days
17 days
Bridgewater
13 days
10 days
Sydney
6 days
23 days
Dartmouth
14 days
17 days
Halifax
16 days
17 days
Dartmouth
20 days
19 days
Halifax
9 days
31 days
Kentville
7 days
36 days
Halifax
26 days
19 days
Kentville
12 days
35 days
Halifax
15 days
34 days
Halifax
28 days
26 days
Bridgewater
30 days
25 days
Antigonish
52 days
12 days
Dartmouth
40 days
24 days
Amherst
59 days
8 days
Kentville
22 days
52 days
Antigonish
49 days
36 days
Halifax
33 days
58 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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Amherst
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New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
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Amherst
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Amherst
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New Glasgow
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21 days
Sydney
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Yarmouth
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Truro
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Bridgewater
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19 days
Truro
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33 days
Dartmouth
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Truro
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Truro
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39 days
Truro
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Sydney
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Sydney
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