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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
119 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
197 days
110 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
123 days
---
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
---
---
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
---
53 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
184 days
277 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
104 days
494 days

50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
105 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
28 days
77 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
105 days
---
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
---
---
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
---
24 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
72 days
136 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
69 days
120 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Inverness
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Halifax
139 days
215 days
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
193 days
364 days
Truro
51 days
59 days
Kentville
141 days
85 days
Kentville
117 days
---
Sydney
145 days
161 days
Halifax
118 days
241 days
Dartmouth
40 days
---
Halifax
122 days
268 days
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
390 days
58 days
Kentville
---
---
Sydney
106 days
358 days
Truro
85 days
117 days
Kentville
---
---
Truro
171 days
229 days
Dartmouth
123 days
289 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Inverness
---
---
Halifax
103 days
62 days
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
58 days
181 days
Truro
28 days
31 days
Kentville
69 days
79 days
Kentville
34 days
---
Sydney
73 days
88 days
Halifax
42 days
173 days
Dartmouth
13 days
---
Halifax
46 days
132 days
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
258 days
40 days
Kentville
---
---
Sydney
55 days
55 days
Truro
23 days
99 days
Kentville
---
---
Truro
84 days
141 days
Dartmouth
92 days
149 days

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