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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
76 days
112 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
233 days
280 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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148 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
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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152 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
37 days
69 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
74 days
38 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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116 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
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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118 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
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Kentville
361 days
540 days
Truro
30 days
65 days
Halifax
197 days
377 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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106 days
Truro
56 days
124 days
Halifax
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Halifax
343 days
146 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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164 days
Sydney
307 days
103 days
Antigonish
7 days
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Sydney
120 days
59 days
Amherst
81 days
92 days
Inverness
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Halifax
98 days
79 days
Halifax
---
146 days
Truro
55 days
110 days
Dartmouth
42 days
237 days
Kentville
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205 days
Dartmouth
161 days
377 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
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Kentville
131 days
74 days
Truro
26 days
57 days
Halifax
103 days
89 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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20 days
Truro
35 days
63 days
Halifax
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Halifax
235 days
37 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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99 days
Sydney
169 days
36 days
Antigonish
5 days
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Sydney
59 days
24 days
Amherst
47 days
41 days
Inverness
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Halifax
48 days
53 days
Halifax
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108 days
Truro
30 days
81 days
Dartmouth
21 days
114 days
Kentville
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96 days
Dartmouth
109 days
150 days

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