Service/Procedure Summary

Surgery to repair or remove the prostate, due to cancer.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
104 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
156 days
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Wait Times

90%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
61 days
93 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
93 days
154 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
---
35 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
193 days
205 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
---
62 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
89 days
105 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
91 days
188 days

50%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
27 days
41 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
34 days
53 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
---
22 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
44 days
71 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
---
27 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
22 days
41 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
32 days
98 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
57 days
85 days
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
122 days
130 days
Halifax
96 days
129 days
Halifax
98 days
156 days
Halifax
68 days
89 days
Halifax
167 days
238 days
Halifax
71 days
69 days
Halifax
---
48 days
Halifax
42 days
190 days
Inverness
---
35 days
Kentville
170 days
173 days
Kentville
245 days
175 days
Kentville
---
197 days
Kentville
---
588 days
Sydney
---
74 days
Sydney
151 days
105 days
Truro
63 days
183 days
Truro
---
237 days
Truro
56 days
167 days

50%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
27 days
41 days
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
45 days
66 days
Halifax
38 days
99 days
Halifax
52 days
49 days
Halifax
33 days
51 days
Halifax
32 days
65 days
Halifax
33 days
25 days
Halifax
---
35 days
Halifax
22 days
103 days
Inverness
---
22 days
Kentville
47 days
70 days
Kentville
41 days
55 days
Kentville
---
65 days
Kentville
---
142 days
Sydney
---
27 days
Sydney
26 days
38 days
Truro
32 days
91 days
Truro
---
62 days
Truro
29 days
117 days

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