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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
45 days
36 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
21 days
19 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
26 days
23 days
Halifax
22 days
43 days
Halifax
37 days
28 days
Halifax
42 days
39 days
Bridgewater
34 days
49 days
Halifax
68 days
23 days
Glace Bay
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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
16 days
11 days
Halifax
18 days
9 days
Halifax
22 days
19 days
Bridgewater
10 days
34 days
Halifax
18 days
41 days
Glace Bay
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Halifax
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