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? 59days
Surgery Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? 75days

Wait times

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre --- 51
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital --- ---
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 24
days
70
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 43
days
114
days
Halifax IWK Health Centre --- ---
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 116
days
---
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 81
days
189
days
Windsor Hants Community Hospital --- 52
days

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre --- 382
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital --- ---
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 139
days
346
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 66
days
976
days
Halifax IWK Health Centre --- ---
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 126
days
---
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 154
days
491
days
Windsor Hants Community Hospital --- 164
days

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Timothy D Wallace Amherst 62
days
49
days
Lukas Wasserman Antigonish --- 142
days
Richard L Balys Dartmouth 6
days
31
days
Elaine Fung Dartmouth --- 62
days
Martin Corsten Halifax 40
days
96
days
Matthew Hall Rigby Halifax 34
days
63
days
S. Mark Taylor Halifax 51
days
310
days
Jonathan R Trites Halifax 66
days
77
days
Devin Piccott Halifax 7
days
53
days
Magdalena Kujath Kentville 81
days
79
days
Benjamin A Taylor Kentville 80
days
46
days
Philip L Curry Sydney --- 125
days
Blair Williams Sydney 68
days
124
days

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Timothy D Wallace Amherst 263
days
81
days
Lukas Wasserman Antigonish --- 167
days
Richard L Balys Dartmouth 54
days
92
days
Elaine Fung Dartmouth --- 103
days
Martin Corsten Halifax 94
days
629
days
Matthew Hall Rigby Halifax 63
days
241
days
S. Mark Taylor Halifax 88
days
1044
days
Jonathan R Trites Halifax 274
days
415
days
Devin Piccott Halifax 13
days
112
days
Magdalena Kujath Kentville 544
days
151
days
Benjamin A Taylor Kentville 127
days
97
days
Philip L Curry Sydney --- 133
days
Blair Williams Sydney 147
days
420
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.