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 ?
38 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
50 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
38 days
50 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General 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 Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
14 days
16 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General 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 Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
14 days
56 days
Halifax
19 days
32 days
Dartmouth
24 days
33 days
Halifax
38 days
19 days
Halifax
65 days
36 days
Bridgewater
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Halifax
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New Waterford
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Truro
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Antigonish
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Halifax
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92 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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19 days
Sydney
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
8 days
36 days
Halifax
9 days
13 days
Halifax
12 days
13 days
Dartmouth
18 days
19 days
Halifax
20 days
10 days
Bridgewater
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Halifax
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New Waterford
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Truro
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Antigonish
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Halifax
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57 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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17 days
Sydney
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