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 ?
68 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
114 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
47 days
107 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
20 days
39 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
31 days
132 days
Kentville
50 days
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Halifax
70 days
542 days
Halifax
82 days
104 days
Halifax
84 days
258 days
Sydney
107 days
187 days
Amherst
144 days
85 days
Halifax
533 days
726 days
North Sydney
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Sydney
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140 days
Kentville
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180 days
Yarmouth
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Dartmouth
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Kentville
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
12 days
89 days
Sydney
13 days
68 days
Halifax
23 days
54 days
Kentville
35 days
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Halifax
39 days
124 days
Halifax
47 days
45 days
Halifax
52 days
121 days
Amherst
68 days
41 days
North Sydney
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Sydney
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57 days
Kentville
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138 days
Yarmouth
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Dartmouth
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Kentville
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