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 ?
97 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
130 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
97 days
130 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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56 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)
7 days
50 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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30 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
43 days
69 days
Halifax
15 days
150 days
Halifax
93 days
97 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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Truro
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90 days
Kentville
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66 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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62 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
16 days
35 days
Halifax
25 days
36 days
Halifax
7 days
69 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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Truro
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79 days
Kentville
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47 days
Halifax
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39 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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46 days

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