Service/Procedure Summary

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

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
114 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
140 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
52 days
72 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
64 days
126 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
102 days
132 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
88 days
147 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
185 days
245 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
---
84 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
32 days
24 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
14 days
47 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
28 days
40 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
33 days
75 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
60 days
58 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
---
21 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
---
222 days
Kentville
175 days
241 days
Halifax
92 days
70 days
Halifax
115 days
134 days
Sydney
20 days
86 days
Truro
88 days
117 days
Halifax
182 days
121 days
Halifax
280 days
61 days
Kentville
---
458 days
Halifax
---
50 days
Sydney
81 days
101 days
Sydney
53 days
126 days
Inverness
---
84 days
Truro
63 days
147 days
Halifax
51 days
201 days
Halifax
141 days
92 days
Dartmouth
---
---
Kentville
---
106 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
---
156 days
Kentville
69 days
43 days
Halifax
26 days
35 days
Halifax
55 days
68 days
Sydney
14 days
26 days
Truro
23 days
70 days
Halifax
70 days
84 days
Halifax
27 days
22 days
Kentville
---
113 days
Halifax
---
22 days
Sydney
39 days
41 days
Sydney
11 days
44 days
Inverness
---
21 days
Truro
38 days
92 days
Halifax
21 days
54 days
Halifax
26 days
29 days
Dartmouth
---
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Kentville
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60 days

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