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 ?
470 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
401 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
470 days
525 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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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
88 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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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
35 days
350 days
Halifax
77 days
344 days
Halifax
374 days
85 days
Halifax
630 days
401 days
Halifax
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886 days
Kentville
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Antigonish
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Antigonish
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Halifax
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1183 days
Kentville
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
31 days
23 days
Halifax
45 days
10 days
Halifax
64 days
23 days
Halifax
412 days
239 days
Halifax
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204 days
Kentville
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Antigonish
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Antigonish
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Halifax
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608 days
Kentville
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