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

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
32 days
74 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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93 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)
12 days
34 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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61 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
16 days
93 days
Truro
56 days
70 days
Halifax
87 days
71 days
Halifax
15 days
152 days
Sydney
91 days
155 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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Truro
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Kentville
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69 days
Halifax
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55 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
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62 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
20 days
34 days
Sydney
12 days
48 days
Halifax
7 days
74 days
Sydney
43 days
43 days
Truro
42 days
58 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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Truro
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Kentville
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66 days
Halifax
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38 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
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45 days

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