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 ?
518 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
470 days
647 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
70 days
43 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Halifax
546 days
82 days
Halifax
496 days
225 days
Halifax
99 days
518 days
Halifax
77 days
647 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
77 days
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Antigonish
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Halifax
55 days
21 days
Halifax
101 days
26 days
Halifax
47 days
92 days
Halifax
288 days
108 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
55 days
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Antigonish
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Halifax
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