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

Wait Times

90%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
39 days
56 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
41 days
33 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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50%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
9 days
32 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
12 days
13 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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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 Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
39 days
61 days
Dartmouth
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33 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
43 days
64 days
Halifax
15 days
23 days
Halifax
22 days
27 days
Halifax
65 days
27 days
Halifax
9 days
29 days
Halifax
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Truro
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50%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
8 days
35 days
Dartmouth
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20 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
37 days
57 days
Halifax
8 days
18 days
Halifax
9 days
13 days
Halifax
19 days
8 days
Halifax
4 days
9 days
Halifax
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Truro
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