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 ?
95 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
175 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
95 days
180 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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49 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)
34 days
106 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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40 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
57 days
55 days
Sydney
74 days
50 days
Halifax
55 days
175 days
Halifax
143 days
150 days
Kentville
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Sydney
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97 days
Truro
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106 days
Kentville
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152 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
13 days
27 days
Sydney
47 days
31 days
Halifax
23 days
94 days
Halifax
35 days
106 days
Kentville
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Sydney
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53 days
Truro
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95 days
Kentville
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63 days

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