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 ?
222 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
225 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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155 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
27 days
174 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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117 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
74 days
50 days
Halifax
55 days
96 days
Halifax
39 days
214 days
Halifax
165 days
157 days
Kentville
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Sydney
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155 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
30 days
Sydney
56 days
30 days
Halifax
21 days
132 days
Halifax
38 days
122 days
Kentville
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Sydney
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73 days
Truro
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99 days
Kentville
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64 days

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