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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
427 days
387 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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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
67 days
60 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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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
496 days
387 days
Halifax
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886 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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1183 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
43 days
14 days
Halifax
31 days
37 days
Halifax
79 days
29 days
Halifax
270 days
81 days
Halifax
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197 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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608 days

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