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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
238 days
73 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
55 days
121 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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230 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
189 days
125 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
131 days
579 days

50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
120 days
33 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
29 days
48 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
---
96 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
87 days
50 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
102 days
184 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
145 days
92 days
Antigonish
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122 days
Inverness
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Halifax
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Halifax
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463 days
Kentville
---
291 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
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Truro
38 days
93 days
Sydney
---
106 days
Halifax
123 days
176 days
Halifax
259 days
228 days
Dartmouth
125 days
303 days
Dartmouth
85 days
237 days
Halifax
166 days
89 days
Halifax
27 days
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Kentville
---
524 days
Halifax
---
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Sydney
120 days
187 days
Kentville
199 days
540 days
Truro
93 days
146 days
Sydney
342 days
85 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
36 days
46 days
Antigonish
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74 days
Inverness
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Halifax
---
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Halifax
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276 days
Kentville
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177 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
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Truro
22 days
48 days
Sydney
---
20 days
Halifax
65 days
38 days
Halifax
177 days
89 days
Dartmouth
79 days
247 days
Dartmouth
34 days
107 days
Halifax
44 days
44 days
Halifax
15 days
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Kentville
---
228 days
Halifax
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Sydney
49 days
27 days
Kentville
112 days
51 days
Truro
49 days
85 days
Sydney
121 days
41 days

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