Service/Procedure Summary

This procedure inserts a special camera called a laparoscope into the stomach to examine or repair it.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
277 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
434 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
277 days
575 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
56 days
68 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
470 days
240 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
37 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Amherst
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Kentville
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
164 days
148 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
29 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Amherst
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Kentville
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