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 ?
122 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
200 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
122 days
201 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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103 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
39 days
163 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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72 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
25 days
96 days
Sydney
40 days
155 days
Halifax
56 days
225 days
Halifax
147 days
185 days
Sydney
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59 days
Kentville
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Truro
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141 days
Kentville
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87 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
13 days
30 days
Sydney
26 days
79 days
Halifax
21 days
158 days
Halifax
40 days
141 days
Sydney
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33 days
Kentville
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Truro
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95 days
Kentville
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68 days

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