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 ?
255 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
474 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
291 days
545 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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401 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
63 days
92 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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249 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
218 days
50 days
Halifax
99 days
474 days
Halifax
162 days
416 days
Halifax
384 days
482 days
Amherst
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Antigonish
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401 days
Halifax
80 days
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
43 days
17 days
Halifax
35 days
28 days
Halifax
51 days
92 days
Halifax
171 days
189 days
Amherst
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Antigonish
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367 days
Halifax
73 days
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