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 ?
42 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
35 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
36 days
33 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
10 days
17 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
7 days
20 days
Halifax
16 days
20 days
Halifax
24 days
26 days
Halifax
36 days
24 days
Halifax
16 days
68 days
Bridgewater
41 days
54 days
Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
6 days
15 days
Halifax
10 days
16 days
Halifax
13 days
13 days
Halifax
14 days
13 days
Bridgewater
10 days
34 days
Halifax
15 days
34 days
Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Halifax
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