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 ?
143 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
320 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
31 days
187 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
93 days
338 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
97 days
289 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
143 days
393 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
199 days
76 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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315 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
6 days
69 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
35 days
38 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
36 days
134 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
76 days
45 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
85 days
64 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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66 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
29 days
142 days
Halifax
60 days
104 days
Halifax
70 days
457 days
Halifax
90 days
255 days
Sydney
91 days
187 days
Dartmouth
93 days
338 days
Amherst
163 days
110 days
Halifax
276 days
58 days
Halifax
710 days
556 days
Halifax
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North Sydney
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Dartmouth
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Sydney
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140 days
Yarmouth
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Kentville
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180 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
14 days
72 days
Antigonish
19 days
86 days
Dartmouth
19 days
37 days
Halifax
22 days
56 days
Halifax
34 days
62 days
Halifax
42 days
37 days
Halifax
48 days
205 days
Amherst
75 days
45 days
Halifax
88 days
121 days
Halifax
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North Sydney
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Dartmouth
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Sydney
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49 days
Yarmouth
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Kentville
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161 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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