Service/Procedure Summary

Adult patients are 16 years old or older. This procedure removes the foreskin of the penis.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
187 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
245 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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225 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
189 days
268 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
100 days
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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90 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
97 days
229 days

50%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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117 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
60 days
78 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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---
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
21 days
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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30 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
47 days
167 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
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Antigonish
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Dartmouth
215 days
737 days
Dartmouth
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225 days
Halifax
76 days
203 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
123 days
238 days
Halifax
238 days
282 days
Halifax
149 days
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Halifax
345 days
48 days
Halifax
175 days
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Halifax
---
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Inverness
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Kentville
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Kentville
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225 days
Kentville
---
245 days
Sydney
---
93 days
Sydney
100 days
168 days
Sydney
540 days
59 days
Truro
125 days
112 days
Truro
97 days
291 days

50%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
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Antigonish
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Dartmouth
139 days
135 days
Dartmouth
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148 days
Halifax
28 days
84 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
58 days
123 days
Halifax
69 days
72 days
Halifax
97 days
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Halifax
280 days
34 days
Halifax
67 days
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Halifax
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Inverness
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Kentville
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Kentville
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142 days
Kentville
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121 days
Sydney
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23 days
Sydney
27 days
39 days
Sydney
74 days
37 days
Truro
49 days
59 days
Truro
60 days
194 days

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