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 ?
27 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
34 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
29 days
22 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
8 days
15 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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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 Timesort descending
Halifax
22 days
19 days
Halifax
11 days
22 days
Halifax
61 days
29 days
Halifax
42 days
39 days
Dartmouth
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48 days
Bridgewater
15 days
61 days
Halifax
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New Waterford
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Halifax
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Halifax
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North Sydney
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Halifax
15 days
13 days
Halifax
7 days
15 days
Halifax
14 days
16 days
Halifax
8 days
20 days
Bridgewater
6 days
30 days
Dartmouth
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37 days
Halifax
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New Waterford
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Halifax
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Halifax
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North Sydney
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