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

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
51 days
101 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)
13 days
50 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
Sydney
43 days
69 days
Halifax
21 days
139 days
Halifax
87 days
97 days
Sydney
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Truro
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90 days
Kentville
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58 days
Halifax
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55 days
Sydney
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85 days
Halifax
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56 days
Truro
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Kentville
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71 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
19 days
34 days
Sydney
29 days
36 days
Halifax
7 days
72 days
Sydney
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Truro
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75 days
Kentville
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47 days
Halifax
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31 days
Sydney
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40 days
Halifax
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53 days
Truro
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Kentville
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60 days

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