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 ?
28 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
81 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
28 days
81 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
14 days
31 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
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Halifax
112 days
69 days
Kentville
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80 days
Halifax
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35 days
Kentville
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134 days
Sydney
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97 days
Truro
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Halifax
49 days
103 days
Sydney
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Truro
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75 days
Halifax
40 days
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
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Halifax
28 days
35 days
Kentville
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65 days
Halifax
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23 days
Kentville
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83 days
Sydney
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74 days
Truro
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Halifax
17 days
34 days
Sydney
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Truro
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68 days
Halifax
32 days
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