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

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
84 days
108 days
Kentville
Valley Regional 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 Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
20 days
39 days
Kentville
Valley Regional 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 Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
56 days
89 days
Halifax
79 days
111 days
Halifax
94 days
140 days
Sydney
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125 days
Halifax
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73 days
Kentville
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72 days
Sydney
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59 days
Truro
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90 days
Kentville
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88 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
30 days
30 days
Halifax
15 days
48 days
Halifax
28 days
74 days
Sydney
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34 days
Halifax
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29 days
Kentville
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45 days
Sydney
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38 days
Truro
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63 days
Kentville
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60 days

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