Surgery Specialty Summary

Surgery to treat conditions that affect the bones, joints, muscles, ligaments, tendons, and nerves.

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Wait Times

90%

Surgeon Procedure Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Windsor
104 days
58 days
New Glasgow
153 days
117 days
New Glasgow
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350 days
New Glasgow
267 days
190 days
New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
258 days
191 days
New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
229 days
135 days
New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
56 days
82 days
New Glasgow
104 days
77 days
New Glasgow
152 days
93 days
New Glasgow
88 days
70 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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347 days
Halifax
87 days
186 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
70 days
195 days
Halifax
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Halifax
98 days
164 days
Halifax
---
328 days
Halifax
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Halifax
---
214 days
Halifax
221 days
316 days
Halifax
222 days
251 days
Halifax
198 days
130 days
Halifax
267 days
453 days
Halifax
184 days
422 days
Halifax
383 days
396 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
69 days
246 days
Halifax
244 days
997 days
Halifax
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209 days
Halifax
156 days
1460 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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125 days
Halifax
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150 days
Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
436 days
368 days
Dartmouth
337 days
457 days
Dartmouth
542 days
221 days
Dartmouth
---
233 days
Dartmouth
290 days
308 days
Dartmouth
223 days
314 days
Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
139 days
111 days
Halifax
229 days
420 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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518 days
Halifax
158 days
283 days
Halifax
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Halifax
382 days
269 days
Halifax
354 days
294 days
Halifax
382 days
273 days
Halifax
452 days
437 days
New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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689 days
New Glasgow
896 days
393 days
New Glasgow
778 days
426 days
New Glasgow
334 days
321 days
New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
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Sydney
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220 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Sydney
201 days
266 days
Sydney
233 days
328 days
Sydney
110 days
279 days
Sydney
104 days
206 days
Sydney
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206 days
Sydney
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337 days
Sydney
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337 days
Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
663 days
258 days
Dartmouth
148 days
218 days
Dartmouth
105 days
251 days
Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
509 days
412 days
Dartmouth
503 days
460 days
Dartmouth
509 days
412 days
Dartmouth
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Kentville
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Kentville
548 days
742 days
Kentville
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332 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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675 days
Kentville
532 days
396 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Kentville
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Kentville
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Kentville
559 days
714 days
Kentville
458 days
361 days
Kentville
559 days
714 days
Kentville
195 days
381 days
Kentville
425 days
180 days
Kentville
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Kentville
325 days
279 days
Kentville
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Kentville
436 days
233 days
Kentville
429 days
599 days
Kentville
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Kentville
209 days
708 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Kentville
531 days
176 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Kentville
190 days
103 days
Kentville
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Sydney
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Sydney
179 days
102 days
Sydney
68 days
135 days
Sydney
166 days
160 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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Sydney
164 days
68 days
Sydney
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Sydney
199 days
136 days
Halifax
49 days
299 days
Halifax
60 days
344 days
Halifax
72 days
723 days
Halifax
182 days
723 days
Halifax
60 days
218 days
Halifax
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29 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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260 days
Kentville
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---
Kentville
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Kentville
122 days
504 days
Kentville
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Kentville
162 days
701 days
Kentville
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Kentville
182 days
267 days
Kentville
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391 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Sydney
95 days
103 days
Sydney
95 days
83 days
Sydney
102 days
116 days
Sydney
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Sydney
---
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Halifax
600 days
1102 days
Halifax
1755 days
227 days
Halifax
147 days
263 days
Halifax
272 days
786 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
126 days
551 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
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Halifax
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441 days
Halifax
148 days
605 days
Halifax
132 days
582 days
Halifax
153 days
605 days
Halifax
156 days
293 days
Halifax
99 days
166 days
Halifax
120 days
183 days
Halifax
85 days
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Halifax
73 days
66 days
Halifax
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Halifax
91 days
451 days
Halifax
197 days
173 days
Halifax
175 days
550 days
Halifax
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Halifax
243 days
645 days
Halifax
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584 days
Halifax
132 days
263 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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195 days
Halifax
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Halifax
196 days
475 days
Kentville
186 days
148 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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122 days
Kentville
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204 days
Kentville
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80 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Kentville
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Kentville
144 days
362 days
Kentville
129 days
230 days
Kentville
144 days
362 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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189 days
Halifax
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Halifax
92 days
127 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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92 days
Halifax
281 days
145 days
Halifax
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Halifax
---
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Sydney
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Sydney
115 days
203 days
Sydney
---
---
Sydney
133 days
198 days
Sydney
---
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Sydney
87 days
170 days
Sydney
---
65 days
Sydney
103 days
141 days
Sydney
92 days
95 days
Sydney
100 days
128 days
Sydney
100 days
112 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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170 days
Halifax
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328 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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356 days
Halifax
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Halifax
252 days
513 days
Halifax
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Halifax
244 days
572 days
Halifax
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Halifax
250 days
575 days
Halifax
309 days
566 days
Halifax
315 days
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Halifax
241 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
241 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
244 days
525 days
Kentville
225 days
258 days
Kentville
227 days
375 days
Kentville
228 days
294 days
Kentville
167 days
332 days
Kentville
159 days
206 days
Halifax
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Halifax
256 days
251 days
Halifax
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Halifax
256 days
226 days
Halifax
247 days
204 days
Halifax
241 days
205 days
Halifax
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Halifax
408 days
389 days
Halifax
209 days
215 days
Halifax
344 days
432 days
Halifax
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Halifax
344 days
396 days
Halifax
---
241 days
Halifax
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80 days
Halifax
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28 days
Halifax
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Halifax
2498 days
465 days
Halifax
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45 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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262 days
Halifax
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Sydney
163 days
246 days
Sydney
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Sydney
154 days
233 days
Sydney
96 days
76 days
Kentville
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Kentville
402 days
481 days
Kentville
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Kentville
623 days
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Kentville
916 days
464 days
Kentville
1177 days
491 days
Kentville
1141 days
413 days
Kentville
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Windsor
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Windsor
681 days
309 days
Windsor
555 days
324 days
Windsor
329 days
673 days
Windsor
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417 days
Windsor
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Windsor
179 days
139 days
Windsor
42 days
82 days
Windsor
113 days
289 days
Windsor
113 days
289 days
Windsor
84 days
120 days
Windsor
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Halifax
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505 days
Halifax
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540 days
Halifax
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5 days
Halifax
169 days
175 days
Halifax
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119 days
Dartmouth
50 days
205 days
Dartmouth
50 days
208 days
Dartmouth
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Halifax
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640 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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829 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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32 days
Halifax
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New Glasgow
211 days
93 days
New Glasgow
365 days
531 days
New Glasgow
883 days
611 days
New Glasgow
588 days
557 days
New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
373 days
209 days
New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
145 days
153 days
New Glasgow
404 days
405 days
New Glasgow
454 days
278 days
New Glasgow
195 days
218 days
New Glasgow
27 days
392 days
New Glasgow
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164 days
New Glasgow
299 days
235 days
New Glasgow
379 days
231 days
New Glasgow
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Halifax
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Halifax
126 days
162 days
Halifax
126 days
183 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
57 days
339 days
Kentville
64 days
367 days
Kentville
126 days
491 days
Kentville
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Kentville
134 days
488 days
Kentville
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224 days
Kentville
69 days
344 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Halifax
233 days
231 days
Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Procedure Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Windsor
22 days
56 days
New Glasgow
75 days
49 days
New Glasgow
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163 days
New Glasgow
127 days
77 days
New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
125 days
81 days
New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
104 days
112 days
New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
19 days
38 days
New Glasgow
34 days
44 days
New Glasgow
29 days
54 days
New Glasgow
34 days
41 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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187 days
Halifax
72 days
128 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
38 days
91 days
Halifax
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Halifax
22 days
19 days
Halifax
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229 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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81 days
Halifax
49 days
217 days
Halifax
56 days
169 days
Halifax
60 days
105 days
Halifax
72 days
132 days
Halifax
46 days
174 days
Halifax
196 days
264 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
40 days
58 days
Halifax
92 days
542 days
Halifax
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88 days
Halifax
84 days
1117 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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60 days
Halifax
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85 days
Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
127 days
211 days
Dartmouth
126 days
228 days
Dartmouth
221 days
120 days
Dartmouth
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122 days
Dartmouth
106 days
84 days
Dartmouth
93 days
154 days
Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
69 days
73 days
Halifax
69 days
175 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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204 days
Halifax
41 days
143 days
Halifax
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Halifax
59 days
126 days
Halifax
70 days
116 days
Halifax
59 days
125 days
Halifax
137 days
168 days
New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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392 days
New Glasgow
66 days
257 days
New Glasgow
141 days
349 days
New Glasgow
96 days
203 days
New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
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Sydney
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94 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Sydney
139 days
155 days
Sydney
163 days
199 days
Sydney
59 days
50 days
Sydney
47 days
83 days
Sydney
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143 days
Sydney
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299 days
Sydney
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299 days
Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
77 days
158 days
Dartmouth
69 days
72 days
Dartmouth
89 days
192 days
Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
255 days
286 days
Dartmouth
82 days
89 days
Dartmouth
213 days
308 days
Dartmouth
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Kentville
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Kentville
58 days
182 days
Kentville
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245 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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611 days
Kentville
412 days
214 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Kentville
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Kentville
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Kentville
112 days
520 days
Kentville
48 days
145 days
Kentville
106 days
515 days
Kentville
150 days
227 days
Kentville
53 days
75 days
Kentville
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Kentville
98 days
180 days
Kentville
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Kentville
213 days
179 days
Kentville
68 days
303 days
Kentville
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Kentville
65 days
411 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Kentville
66 days
79 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Kentville
23 days
83 days
Kentville
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Sydney
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Sydney
42 days
36 days
Sydney
40 days
51 days
Sydney
44 days
52 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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Sydney
29 days
19 days
Sydney
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Sydney
67 days
35 days
Halifax
41 days
169 days
Halifax
50 days
162 days
Halifax
42 days
280 days
Halifax
74 days
361 days
Halifax
40 days
142 days
Halifax
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16 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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182 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Kentville
66 days
288 days
Kentville
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Kentville
76 days
376 days
Kentville
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Kentville
37 days
107 days
Kentville
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132 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Sydney
30 days
51 days
Sydney
42 days
50 days
Sydney
59 days
57 days
Sydney
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Sydney
---
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Halifax
126 days
372 days
Halifax
247 days
66 days
Halifax
79 days
65 days
Halifax
108 days
183 days
Halifax
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Halifax
49 days
298 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
---
121 days
Halifax
56 days
431 days
Halifax
52 days
183 days
Halifax
56 days
396 days
Halifax
84 days
197 days
Halifax
37 days
71 days
Halifax
41 days
128 days
Halifax
51 days
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Halifax
37 days
39 days
Halifax
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Halifax
71 days
121 days
Halifax
97 days
77 days
Halifax
103 days
251 days
Halifax
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Halifax
118 days
492 days
Halifax
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260 days
Halifax
78 days
122 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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141 days
Halifax
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Halifax
169 days
193 days
Kentville
140 days
75 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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87 days
Kentville
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58 days
Kentville
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60 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Kentville
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Kentville
125 days
315 days
Kentville
55 days
80 days
Kentville
109 days
297 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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138 days
Halifax
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Halifax
48 days
71 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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5 days
Halifax
81 days
111 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Sydney
78 days
42 days
Sydney
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Sydney
66 days
60 days
Sydney
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Sydney
54 days
66 days
Sydney
---
45 days
Sydney
61 days
64 days
Sydney
59 days
39 days
Sydney
57 days
43 days
Sydney
55 days
35 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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4 days
Halifax
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303 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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97 days
Halifax
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Halifax
233 days
236 days
Halifax
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Halifax
165 days
426 days
Halifax
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Halifax
216 days
284 days
Halifax
219 days
333 days
Halifax
209 days
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Halifax
205 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
205 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
216 days
480 days
Kentville
126 days
184 days
Kentville
116 days
173 days
Kentville
129 days
176 days
Kentville
87 days
94 days
Kentville
95 days
112 days
Halifax
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Halifax
156 days
173 days
Halifax
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Halifax
179 days
167 days
Halifax
114 days
182 days
Halifax
186 days
133 days
Halifax
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Halifax
93 days
221 days
Halifax
87 days
73 days
Halifax
227 days
208 days
Halifax
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Halifax
23 days
102 days
Halifax
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81 days
Halifax
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23 days
Halifax
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18 days
Halifax
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Halifax
227 days
89 days
Halifax
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15 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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64 days
Halifax
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Sydney
77 days
76 days
Sydney
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Sydney
76 days
83 days
Sydney
19 days
49 days
Kentville
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Kentville
187 days
243 days
Kentville
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Kentville
472 days
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Kentville
191 days
383 days
Kentville
235 days
378 days
Kentville
154 days
139 days
Kentville
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Windsor
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Windsor
54 days
149 days
Windsor
100 days
138 days
Windsor
30 days
345 days
Windsor
---
247 days
Windsor
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Windsor
27 days
41 days
Windsor
10 days
43 days
Windsor
33 days
196 days
Windsor
33 days
196 days
Windsor
25 days
48 days
Windsor
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Halifax
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180 days
Halifax
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223 days
Halifax
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3 days
Halifax
79 days
106 days
Halifax
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96 days
Dartmouth
27 days
100 days
Dartmouth
29 days
116 days
Dartmouth
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Halifax
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229 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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337 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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20 days
Halifax
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New Glasgow
56 days
52 days
New Glasgow
167 days
427 days
New Glasgow
205 days
475 days
New Glasgow
131 days
446 days
New Glasgow
---
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New Glasgow
114 days
91 days
New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
66 days
114 days
New Glasgow
57 days
133 days
New Glasgow
106 days
166 days
New Glasgow
47 days
68 days
New Glasgow
6 days
76 days
New Glasgow
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19 days
New Glasgow
48 days
108 days
New Glasgow
73 days
131 days
New Glasgow
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Halifax
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Halifax
45 days
88 days
Halifax
48 days
117 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
34 days
299 days
Kentville
37 days
332 days
Kentville
64 days
293 days
Kentville
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Kentville
61 days
361 days
Kentville
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105 days
Kentville
36 days
131 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Halifax
88 days
128 days
Halifax
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