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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
470 days
694 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)
70 days
50 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%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
77 days
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Halifax
162 days
647 days
Halifax
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Halifax
552 days
225 days
Halifax
99 days
518 days
Kentville
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Halifax
546 days
82 days
Antigonish
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Halifax
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1183 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
55 days
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Halifax
63 days
26 days
Halifax
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Halifax
309 days
111 days
Halifax
44 days
92 days
Kentville
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Halifax
84 days
26 days
Antigonish
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Halifax
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608 days

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