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 ?
82 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
118 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
92 days
119 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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65 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
28 days
76 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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50 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
61 days
76 days
Halifax
40 days
111 days
Sydney
108 days
50 days
Halifax
84 days
130 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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Sydney
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59 days
Truro
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90 days
Kentville
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60 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
29 days
26 days
Halifax
16 days
46 days
Sydney
41 days
24 days
Halifax
28 days
86 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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Sydney
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50 days
Truro
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69 days
Kentville
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50 days

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