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

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
83 days
123 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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76 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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73 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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76 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
41 days
56 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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62 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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41 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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64 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
58 days
76 days
Halifax
68 days
81 days
Halifax
69 days
81 days
Halifax
42 days
110 days
Sydney
71 days
106 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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73 days
Truro
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Kentville
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Halifax
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35 days
Kentville
---
63 days
Kentville
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86 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
33 days
39 days
Halifax
21 days
51 days
Sydney
31 days
48 days
Halifax
40 days
46 days
Truro
50 days
69 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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39 days
Truro
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Kentville
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Halifax
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26 days
Kentville
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58 days
Kentville
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70 days

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