Service/Procedure Summary

This surgery, also called thyroidectomy, removes all or part of the thyroid gland. The thyroid gland produces hormones that regulate metabolism.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
227 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
324 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
64 days
146 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
163 days
112 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
227 days
150 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
292 days
432 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
29 days
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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121 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
26 days
77 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
74 days
46 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
37 days
83 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
85 days
73 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
26 days
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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44 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
50 days
89 days
Halifax
56 days
126 days
Sydney
94 days
109 days
Amherst
147 days
111 days
Halifax
194 days
74 days
Dartmouth
160 days
141 days
Halifax
276 days
48 days
Kentville
181 days
157 days
Antigonish
38 days
338 days
Halifax
50 days
366 days
Halifax
329 days
432 days
North Sydney
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Kentville
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Sydney
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183 days
Dartmouth
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
22 days
30 days
Halifax
30 days
26 days
Dartmouth
22 days
42 days
Sydney
26 days
61 days
Yarmouth
31 days
63 days
Halifax
41 days
54 days
Halifax
36 days
81 days
Amherst
71 days
54 days
Halifax
82 days
82 days
Kentville
98 days
109 days
Antigonish
25 days
194 days
North Sydney
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Kentville
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Sydney
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35 days
Dartmouth
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