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? 62days
Surgery Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? 66days

Wait times

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital --- ---
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital --- ---
Halifax IWK Health Centre --- ---
Amherst Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre 67
days
42
days
Windsor Hants Community Hospital --- 45
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 36
days
50
days
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 96
days
119
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 34
days
149
days

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital --- ---
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital --- ---
Halifax IWK Health Centre --- ---
Amherst Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre 263
days
51
days
Windsor Hants Community Hospital --- 100
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 99
days
173
days
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 135
days
209
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 88
days
1030
days

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Lukas Wasserman Antigonish 6
days
---
Richard L Balys Dartmouth 6
days
32
days
Timothy D Wallace Amherst 61
days
45
days
Benjamin A Taylor Kentville 57
days
46
days
Devin Piccott Dartmouth 6
days
47
days
Matthew Hall Rigby Halifax 29
days
57
days
Magdalena Kujath Kentville 40
days
85
days
Martin Corsten Halifax 28
days
94
days
Elaine Fung Dartmouth --- 95
days
Jonathan R Trites Halifax 64
days
109
days
Blair Williams Sydney 68
days
112
days
Philip L Curry Sydney --- 118
days
S. Mark Taylor Halifax 52
days
173
days

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Lukas Wasserman Antigonish 35
days
---
Timothy D Wallace Amherst 204
days
84
days
Benjamin A Taylor Kentville 127
days
97
days
Richard L Balys Dartmouth 14
days
104
days
Devin Piccott Dartmouth 13
days
112
days
Philip L Curry Sydney --- 133
days
Magdalena Kujath Kentville 544
days
139
days
Elaine Fung Dartmouth --- 149
days
Blair Williams Sydney 135
days
188
days
Matthew Hall Rigby Halifax 63
days
210
days
Jonathan R Trites Halifax 250
days
576
days
Martin Corsten Halifax 91
days
629
days
S. Mark Taylor Halifax 88
days
832
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.