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 ?
57 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
41 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
61 days
29 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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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
16 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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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
8 days
34 days
Halifax
28 days
18 days
Dartmouth
28 days
41 days
Halifax
48 days
29 days
Bridgewater
18 days
61 days
Halifax
66 days
31 days
New Waterford
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Truro
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Bridgewater
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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
6 days
16 days
Halifax
13 days
13 days
Halifax
14 days
13 days
Dartmouth
9 days
23 days
Halifax
20 days
17 days
Bridgewater
7 days
35 days
New Waterford
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Truro
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Bridgewater
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Antigonish
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Sydney
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Halifax
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