Thyroid or Parathyroid Surgery

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 50% of people served within? 57days
Surgery Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? 66days

Wait times

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Windsor Hants Community Hospital --- ---
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital --- ---
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital --- ---
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 11
days
50
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 40
days
114
days
Amherst Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre 62
days
42
days
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 69
days
137
days

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Windsor Hants Community Hospital --- ---
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital --- ---
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital --- ---
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 51
days
335
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 88
days
629
days
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 154
days
364
days
Amherst Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre 155
days
68
days

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Philip L Curry Sydney --- 125
days
Elaine Fung Dartmouth --- 63
days
Lukas Wasserman Antigonish --- 142
days
Richard L Balys Dartmouth 6
days
32
days
Devin Piccott Dartmouth 6
days
47
days
Matthew Hall Rigby Halifax 25
days
57
days
Martin Corsten Halifax 28
days
74
days
Magdalena Kujath Kentville 34
days
73
days
S. Mark Taylor Halifax 52
days
173
days
Timothy D Wallace Amherst 61
days
45
days
Jonathan R Trites Halifax 66
days
85
days
Blair Williams Sydney 69
days
118
days
Benjamin A Taylor Kentville 78
days
46
days

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Philip L Curry Sydney --- 133
days
Elaine Fung Dartmouth --- 149
days
Lukas Wasserman Antigonish --- 167
days
Devin Piccott Dartmouth 13
days
112
days
Richard L Balys Dartmouth 14
days
104
days
Matthew Hall Rigby Halifax 63
days
210
days
Martin Corsten Halifax 88
days
591
days
S. Mark Taylor Halifax 88
days
832
days
Benjamin A Taylor Kentville 127
days
97
days
Blair Williams Sydney 143
days
210
days
Timothy D Wallace Amherst 204
days
79
days
Jonathan R Trites Halifax 278
days
576
days
Magdalena Kujath Kentville 544
days
139
days

Disclaimer: Hospitals, long-term care facilities, and clinics across the province provide all wait time information displayed on this website. Wait times are based on historical data and do not include emergency/priority cases.