Service/Procedure Summary

This surgical procedure removes all or part of the prostate.

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

Wait Times

90%

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

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
29 days
34 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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65 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
56 days
68 days
Halifax
99 days
69 days
Halifax
50 days
118 days
Sydney
480 days
112 days
Sydney
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Truro
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81 days
Kentville
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89 days
Halifax
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50 days
Sydney
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67 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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63 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
16 days
34 days
Halifax
23 days
35 days
Sydney
11 days
68 days
Truro
44 days
56 days
Sydney
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Truro
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66 days
Kentville
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72 days
Halifax
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27 days
Sydney
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48 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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52 days

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