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

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
112 days
45 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)
14 days
31 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
14 days
97 days
Truro
56 days
70 days
Halifax
112 days
66 days
Halifax
37 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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41 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
7 days
39 days
Halifax
19 days
35 days
Sydney
11 days
58 days
Sydney
33 days
47 days
Truro
44 days
62 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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Truro
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Kentville
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67 days
Halifax
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33 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
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53 days

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