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

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
143 days
166 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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79 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)
29 days
102 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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45 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
55 days
75 days
Sydney
108 days
65 days
Halifax
63 days
138 days
Halifax
143 days
130 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Sydney
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97 days
Truro
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109 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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64 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
14 days
27 days
Halifax
22 days
35 days
Sydney
41 days
24 days
Halifax
31 days
90 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Sydney
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56 days
Truro
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87 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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61 days

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