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 ?
188 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
150 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
237 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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167 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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415 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
41 days
113 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
50 days
108 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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127 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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48 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
181 days
Halifax
149 days
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Sydney
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93 days
Truro
97 days
117 days
Halifax
127 days
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Halifax
340 days
48 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Sydney
255 days
59 days
Antigonish
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Sydney
153 days
415 days
Amherst
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Inverness
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Halifax
76 days
292 days
Truro
97 days
291 days
Halifax
238 days
282 days
Kentville
---
229 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
50 days
121 days
Halifax
113 days
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Sydney
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29 days
Truro
46 days
59 days
Halifax
41 days
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Halifax
280 days
36 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Sydney
75 days
37 days
Antigonish
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Sydney
27 days
49 days
Amherst
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Inverness
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Halifax
31 days
114 days
Truro
63 days
173 days
Halifax
95 days
64 days
Kentville
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125 days
Dartmouth
118 days
148 days

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