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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
187 days
38 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
13 days
17 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
22 days
32 days
Halifax
38 days
18 days
Bridgewater
14 days
56 days
Halifax
66 days
38 days
New Waterford
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Halifax
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64 days
Halifax
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Dartmouth
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28 days
Truro
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Halifax
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19 days
Antigonish
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Sydney
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
9 days
13 days
Halifax
16 days
13 days
Halifax
20 days
15 days
Bridgewater
7 days
35 days
New Waterford
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Halifax
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46 days
Halifax
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Dartmouth
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15 days
Truro
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Halifax
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16 days
Antigonish
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Sydney
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Halifax
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