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

Wait Times

90%

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

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
77 days
50 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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325 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
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Halifax
77 days
647 days
Halifax
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Halifax
470 days
302 days
Halifax
99 days
306 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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Halifax
546 days
62 days
Antigonish
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401 days
Halifax
104 days
1183 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
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Halifax
44 days
17 days
Halifax
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Halifax
263 days
140 days
Halifax
49 days
74 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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Halifax
129 days
26 days
Antigonish
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367 days
Halifax
80 days
625 days

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