Service/Procedure Summary

This surgical procedure to remove skin cancer (melanoma lesion) is performed in an operating room.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
30 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
29 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
21 days
27 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
7 days
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
9 days
13 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
5 days
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
16 days
25 days
Halifax
16 days
37 days
Halifax
28 days
27 days
Halifax
42 days
22 days
Bridgewater
39 days
54 days
Dartmouth
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27 days
Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Halifax
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20 days
Halifax
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51 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
7 days
10 days
Halifax
13 days
13 days
Halifax
13 days
14 days
Bridgewater
7 days
34 days
Halifax
15 days
34 days
Dartmouth
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19 days
Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Halifax
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15 days
Halifax
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40 days

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