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 ?
176 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
262 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
170 days
174 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
139 days
291 days
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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597 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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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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168 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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162 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
91 days
63 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
64 days
130 days
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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149 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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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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29 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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121 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
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Kentville
423 days
225 days
Halifax
180 days
162 days
Halifax
149 days
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Sydney
---
123 days
Truro
125 days
112 days
Halifax
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Halifax
345 days
54 days
Kentville
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448 days
Halifax
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Sydney
540 days
128 days
Antigonish
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Sydney
86 days
59 days
Amherst
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Inverness
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Halifax
---
203 days
Truro
78 days
269 days
Halifax
170 days
72 days
Dartmouth
---
199 days
Kentville
---
154 days
Dartmouth
215 days
352 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
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Kentville
151 days
123 days
Halifax
93 days
104 days
Halifax
115 days
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Sydney
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15 days
Truro
48 days
53 days
Halifax
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Halifax
238 days
33 days
Kentville
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208 days
Halifax
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Sydney
77 days
34 days
Antigonish
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Sydney
70 days
40 days
Amherst
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Inverness
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Halifax
---
108 days
Truro
58 days
110 days
Halifax
50 days
51 days
Dartmouth
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147 days
Kentville
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90 days
Dartmouth
118 days
133 days

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