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

Wait Times

90%

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

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
55 days
67 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
78 days
56 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
53 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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202 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
178 days
82 days
Antigonish
298 days
116 days
Halifax
64 days
391 days
Halifax
208 days
694 days
Halifax
917 days
413 days
Amherst
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Yarmouth
---
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Halifax
31 days
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Antigonish
25 days
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Amherst
---
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Sydney
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438 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
43 days
30 days
Halifax
41 days
129 days
Antigonish
161 days
50 days
Halifax
150 days
242 days
Halifax
159 days
500 days
Amherst
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Yarmouth
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Halifax
24 days
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Antigonish
17 days
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Amherst
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Sydney
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202 days

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