Service/Procedure Summary

Prostate Cancer Surgery is surgery for proven or suspected cancer including prostatectomy and pelvic node dissection.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
67 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
123 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
54 days
123 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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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)
29 days
56 days
Kentville
Valley 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 Time
Halifax
54 days
92 days
Halifax
41 days
138 days
Halifax
85 days
121 days
Sydney
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125 days
Halifax
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73 days
Kentville
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104 days
Sydney
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68 days
Truro
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58 days
Kentville
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88 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
23 days
37 days
Halifax
15 days
52 days
Halifax
31 days
62 days
Sydney
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79 days
Halifax
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41 days
Kentville
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59 days
Sydney
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43 days
Truro
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51 days
Kentville
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65 days

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