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 ?
78 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)
34 days
57 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore 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)
11 days
19 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore 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
19 days
17 days
Halifax
14 days
23 days
Halifax
18 days
33 days
Halifax
26 days
28 days
Bridgewater
157 days
49 days
Antigonish
356 days
51 days
New Waterford
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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Truro
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
4 days
13 days
Halifax
11 days
9 days
Halifax
8 days
13 days
Halifax
9 days
14 days
Bridgewater
8 days
35 days
Antigonish
54 days
24 days
New Waterford
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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Truro
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