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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
596 days
160 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
79 days
48 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
72 days
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Halifax
183 days
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Halifax
920 days
137 days
Amherst
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Kentville
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
36 days
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Halifax
108 days
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Halifax
380 days
85 days
Amherst
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Kentville
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Halifax
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