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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
67 days
83 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
77 days
246 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
212 days
400 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
49 days
44 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
15 days
107 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
56 days
67 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton 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
37 days
110 days
Halifax
140 days
68 days
Antigonish
46 days
184 days
Halifax
64 days
208 days
Halifax
237 days
349 days
Antigonish
33 days
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Amherst
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Halifax
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Halifax
119 days
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Amherst
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83 days
Amherst
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Sydney
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
32 days
34 days
Halifax
49 days
26 days
Antigonish
15 days
110 days
Halifax
34 days
114 days
Halifax
181 days
189 days
Antigonish
15 days
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Amherst
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Halifax
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Halifax
90 days
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Amherst
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50 days
Amherst
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Sydney
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