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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
149 days
159 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
97 days
222 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
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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58 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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123 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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154 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
31 days
75 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
103 days
54 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
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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39 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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40 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
503 days
Truro
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Halifax
197 days
174 days
Halifax
149 days
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Sydney
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123 days
Truro
108 days
123 days
Halifax
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Halifax
345 days
89 days
Kentville
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448 days
Halifax
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Sydney
540 days
103 days
Antigonish
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Sydney
159 days
59 days
Amherst
---
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Inverness
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Halifax
---
146 days
Truro
65 days
209 days
Halifax
119 days
56 days
Dartmouth
---
363 days
Kentville
---
154 days
Dartmouth
215 days
422 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
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Kentville
118 days
98 days
Truro
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Halifax
103 days
114 days
Halifax
115 days
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Sydney
---
16 days
Truro
43 days
60 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
238 days
36 days
Kentville
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212 days
Halifax
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Sydney
92 days
40 days
Antigonish
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Sydney
86 days
23 days
Amherst
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Inverness
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Halifax
---
94 days
Truro
49 days
91 days
Halifax
36 days
40 days
Dartmouth
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141 days
Kentville
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85 days
Dartmouth
118 days
133 days

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