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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
85 days
229 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
202 days
268 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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226 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
46 days
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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90 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
56 days
84 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
45 days
124 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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104 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
15 days
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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37 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
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187 days
Kentville
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225 days
Truro
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Halifax
123 days
238 days
Halifax
149 days
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Sydney
---
93 days
Truro
108 days
117 days
Halifax
175 days
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Halifax
345 days
48 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Sydney
255 days
59 days
Antigonish
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Sydney
100 days
168 days
Amherst
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Inverness
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Halifax
76 days
217 days
Truro
97 days
291 days
Halifax
238 days
282 days
Dartmouth
---
225 days
Kentville
---
245 days
Dartmouth
215 days
433 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
---
151 days
Kentville
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142 days
Truro
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Halifax
52 days
123 days
Halifax
97 days
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Sydney
---
26 days
Truro
48 days
60 days
Halifax
42 days
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Halifax
258 days
36 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Sydney
69 days
34 days
Antigonish
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Sydney
21 days
40 days
Amherst
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Inverness
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Halifax
21 days
99 days
Truro
63 days
179 days
Halifax
95 days
64 days
Dartmouth
---
148 days
Kentville
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139 days
Dartmouth
139 days
141 days

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