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 50% of people served within? 19days
Surgery Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? 32days

Wait times

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital --- 22
days
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital --- 18
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital --- ---
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital --- ---
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 9
days
24
days
Amherst Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre 12
days
28
days
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 15
days
19
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 23
days
41
days
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 33
days
35
days
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 36
days
45
days

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital --- 53
days
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital --- 25
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital --- ---
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital --- ---
Amherst Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre 17
days
89
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 17
days
30
days
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 22
days
30
days
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 112
days
61
days
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 215
days
70
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 231
days
92
days

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
John L Murdoch Dartmouth --- ---
John Booth Truro --- ---
Blair MacDonald Yarmouth --- 15
days
Ashley Drohan Halifax --- 17
days
Jenelle King Yarmouth --- ---
Benjamin Heisler Kentville --- ---
Leszek J Wasilewski Dartmouth --- ---
Warren W Shih Dartmouth --- ---
Chakshu Sharma New Glasgow --- 20
days
Colleen M O'Sullivan New Glasgow --- 44
days
Najeeb Ahmed Abdul Kadir Truro --- 45
days
Colin McWilliams Amherst --- ---
Kieron McGibney Truro --- 55
days
Alison Archibald Sydney --- 15
days
Clay K Butler Sydney --- 14
days
F Donald Clark Kentville --- 51
days
Carman Anthony Giacomantonio Halifax --- ---
Farisa Hossain Antigonish --- ---
Kevin Johnson Bridgewater --- ---
Ahmed Jad Truro --- 27
days
Riley Stewart Dartmouth 8
days
21
days
Nabil Nader Amherst 8
days
14
days
Christopher Murphy Yarmouth 8
days
30
days
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax 10
days
21
days
Stephanie Lapierre Sydney 10
days
21
days
Edward Joy Bridgewater 13
days
18
days
Rhys Kavanagh Bridgewater 14
days
18
days
Lucy K Helyer Halifax 14
days
18
days
Jonathan Boyde Enright Dartmouth 14
days
28
days
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth 15
days
18
days
Heather Poushay Sydney 16
days
18
days
Alicia Lamey Sydney 18
days
20
days
Eileen Roach Sydney 19
days
21
days
Paul Yaffe Kentville 19
days
36
days
Todd Stoddart Bridgewater 20
days
14
days
Paul M Johnson Halifax 21
days
23
days
Gregory Knapp Halifax 25
days
34
days
Chris Kenyon Halifax 27
days
43
days
Brian Nocon New Glasgow 27
days
18
days
Martin Dzierzanowski Truro 29
days
33
days
Katerina Neumann Halifax 30
days
31
days
Richard Spence Halifax 39
days
35
days
Andrea Marie Faryniuk Amherst 43
days
30
days
Lukas Wasserman Antigonish 45
days
24
days
Ryan Patrick Kelly Kentville 49
days
46
days
David MacFarlane Kentville 51
days
20
days

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
John L Murdoch Dartmouth --- ---
John Booth Truro --- ---
Blair MacDonald Yarmouth --- 22
days
Ashley Drohan Halifax --- 51
days
Jenelle King Yarmouth --- ---
Benjamin Heisler Kentville --- ---
Leszek J Wasilewski Dartmouth --- ---
Warren W Shih Dartmouth --- ---
Chakshu Sharma New Glasgow --- 53
days
Colleen M O'Sullivan New Glasgow --- 57
days
Najeeb Ahmed Abdul Kadir Truro --- 175
days
Colin McWilliams Amherst --- ---
Kieron McGibney Truro --- 79
days
Alison Archibald Sydney --- 20
days
Clay K Butler Sydney --- 19
days
F Donald Clark Kentville --- 62
days
Carman Anthony Giacomantonio Halifax --- ---
Farisa Hossain Antigonish --- ---
Kevin Johnson Bridgewater --- ---
Ahmed Jad Truro --- 47
days
Nabil Nader Amherst 14
days
43
days
Lucy K Helyer Halifax 19
days
36
days
Edward Joy Bridgewater 19
days
36
days
Stephanie Lapierre Sydney 20
days
29
days
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax 24
days
40
days
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth 26
days
34
days
Alicia Lamey Sydney 29
days
133
days
Heather Poushay Sydney 32
days
33
days
Gregory Knapp Halifax 33
days
102
days
Riley Stewart Dartmouth 37
days
29
days
Eileen Roach Sydney 43
days
36
days
Todd Stoddart Bridgewater 44
days
17
days
Jonathan Boyde Enright Dartmouth 44
days
45
days
Paul M Johnson Halifax 45
days
60
days
Christopher Murphy Yarmouth 49
days
97
days
Paul Yaffe Kentville 49
days
69
days
Martin Dzierzanowski Truro 57
days
48
days
Rhys Kavanagh Bridgewater 72
days
39
days
Andrea Marie Faryniuk Amherst 82
days
89
days
Lukas Wasserman Antigonish 125
days
41
days
Chris Kenyon Halifax 136
days
75
days
Brian Nocon New Glasgow 145
days
35
days
Richard Spence Halifax 231
days
53
days
Katerina Neumann Halifax 265
days
79
days
David MacFarlane Kentville 270
days
35
days
Ryan Patrick Kelly Kentville 600
days
101
days

Disclaimer: Hospitals, long-term care facilities, and clinics across the province provide all wait time information displayed on this website. Wait times are based on historical data and do not include emergency/priority cases.