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

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

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
546 days
54 days
Halifax
496 days
401 days
Antigonish
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401 days
Halifax
77 days
647 days
Halifax
91 days
350 days
Halifax
104 days
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
101 days
26 days
Halifax
274 days
134 days
Antigonish
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328 days
Halifax
46 days
17 days
Halifax
49 days
74 days
Halifax
80 days
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