Gastrointestinal Tract Surgery

Service/Procedure Summary

This procedure inserts a special camera called a laparoscope into the stomach to examine or repair it. Surgery on the GI tract, the path that food follows through the body.

Consult Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? 31days
Surgery Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? 40days

Wait times

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital 18
days
29
days
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 18
days
34
days
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 18
days
38
days
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 23
days
40
days
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 27
days
43
days
Amherst Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre 18
days
57
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 34
days
47
days
New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital 43
days
43
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 57
days
74
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital 70
days
72
days
Windsor Hants Community Hospital 122
days
40
days
Glace Bay Glace Bay Healthcare Facility --- ---
Halifax IWK Health Centre --- 76
days
Inverness Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital --- ---

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 72
days
107
days
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital 96
days
86
days
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 84
days
124
days
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 90
days
174
days
Amherst Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre 147
days
119
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital 167
days
156
days
New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital 249
days
74
days
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 182
days
176
days
Windsor Hants Community Hospital 259
days
112
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 299
days
193
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 174
days
389
days
Glace Bay Glace Bay Healthcare Facility --- ---
Halifax IWK Health Centre --- 170
days
Inverness Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital --- ---

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Lucy K Helyer Halifax 14
days
17
days
Todd Stoddart Bridgewater 20
days
24
days
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth 26
days
19
days
Martin Dzierzanowski Truro 20
days
33
days
Christopher Murphy Yarmouth 10
days
44
days
Edward Joy Bridgewater 17
days
37
days
Carman Anthony Giacomantonio Halifax 26
days
29
days
Gregory Knapp Halifax 20
days
36
days
John L Murdoch Dartmouth 29
days
29
days
Riley Stewart Dartmouth 32
days
39
days
Paul M Johnson Halifax 36
days
43
days
Richard Spence Halifax 58
days
24
days
Alison Archibald Sydney 48
days
39
days
Paul Yaffe Kentville 47
days
41
days
Colleen M O'Sullivan New Glasgow 43
days
48
days
Brian Nocon New Glasgow 72
days
29
days
Alicia Lamey Sydney 23
days
84
days
Chris Kenyon Halifax 55
days
80
days
Jonathan Boyde Enright Dartmouth 87
days
52
days
Jane Watson-Jessome Windsor 116
days
33
days
Katerina Neumann Halifax 54
days
114
days
Warren W Shih Dartmouth 109
days
106
days
Leszek J Wasilewski Dartmouth 144
days
87
days
Ahmed Jad Truro --- ---
Andrea Marie Faryniuk Amherst --- ---
Ashley Drohan Halifax --- ---
Baharak Amir Halifax --- ---
Benjamin Heisler Kentville --- ---
Blair MacDonald Yarmouth --- 47
days
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax --- ---
Chakshu Sharma New Glasgow --- 46
days
Christopher Blackmore Halifax --- 40
days
Clay K Butler Sydney --- 17
days
Colin McWilliams Amherst --- ---
Dafydd Alexander Davies Halifax --- 99
days
David MacFarlane Kentville --- 22
days
Eileen Roach Sydney --- ---
F Donald Clark Kentville --- 51
days
Farisa Hossain Antigonish --- ---
Heather Poushay Sydney --- ---
Irma Joan Proctor Bridgewater --- 22
days
James C Ellsmere Halifax --- ---
Jenelle King Yarmouth --- ---
Jessica Louise Mills Halifax --- ---
John Booth Truro --- 41
days
Kevin Johnson Bridgewater --- 27
days
Kieron McGibney Truro --- 62
days
Krista de Boer Antigonish --- ---
Lukas Wasserman Antigonish --- ---
Mark J Walsh Halifax --- 44
days
Nabil Nader Amherst --- 75
days
Najeeb Ahmed Abdul Kadir Truro --- ---
Rhys Kavanagh Bridgewater --- 20
days
Ryan Patrick Kelly Kentville --- 74
days
Samuel Minor Halifax --- ---
Scott Livingstone Halifax --- ---
Stephanie Hiebert Halifax --- ---
Stephanie Lapierre Sydney --- ---
Victoria Smith Bridgewater --- ---

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Gregory Knapp Halifax 39
days
61
days
Martin Dzierzanowski Truro 57
days
62
days
Lucy K Helyer Halifax 18
days
125
days
Alison Archibald Sydney 90
days
85
days
John L Murdoch Dartmouth 48
days
127
days
Todd Stoddart Bridgewater 96
days
82
days
Riley Stewart Dartmouth 92
days
96
days
Christopher Murphy Yarmouth 32
days
158
days
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth 119
days
77
days
Edward Joy Bridgewater 63
days
137
days
Paul M Johnson Halifax 69
days
134
days
Jonathan Boyde Enright Dartmouth 154
days
108
days
Brian Nocon New Glasgow 206
days
74
days
Colleen M O'Sullivan New Glasgow 249
days
71
days
Jane Watson-Jessome Windsor 259
days
71
days
Alicia Lamey Sydney 99
days
237
days
Leszek J Wasilewski Dartmouth 299
days
193
days
Carman Anthony Giacomantonio Halifax 28
days
497
days
Richard Spence Halifax 445
days
99
days
Paul Yaffe Kentville 182
days
391
days
Chris Kenyon Halifax 79
days
593
days
Warren W Shih Dartmouth 890
days
146
days
Katerina Neumann Halifax 194
days
860
days
Ahmed Jad Truro --- ---
Andrea Marie Faryniuk Amherst --- ---
Ashley Drohan Halifax --- ---
Baharak Amir Halifax --- ---
Benjamin Heisler Kentville --- ---
Blair MacDonald Yarmouth --- 90
days
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax --- ---
Chakshu Sharma New Glasgow --- 47
days
Christopher Blackmore Halifax --- 114
days
Clay K Butler Sydney --- 88
days
Colin McWilliams Amherst --- ---
Dafydd Alexander Davies Halifax --- 170
days
David MacFarlane Kentville --- 42
days
Eileen Roach Sydney --- ---
F Donald Clark Kentville --- 66
days
Farisa Hossain Antigonish --- ---
Heather Poushay Sydney --- ---
Irma Joan Proctor Bridgewater --- 37
days
James C Ellsmere Halifax --- ---
Jenelle King Yarmouth --- ---
Jessica Louise Mills Halifax --- ---
John Booth Truro --- 55
days
Kevin Johnson Bridgewater --- 43
days
Kieron McGibney Truro --- 120
days
Krista de Boer Antigonish --- ---
Lukas Wasserman Antigonish --- ---
Mark J Walsh Halifax --- 93
days
Nabil Nader Amherst --- 119
days
Najeeb Ahmed Abdul Kadir Truro --- ---
Rhys Kavanagh Bridgewater --- 46
days
Ryan Patrick Kelly Kentville --- 193
days
Samuel Minor Halifax --- ---
Scott Livingstone Halifax --- ---
Stephanie Hiebert Halifax --- ---
Stephanie Lapierre Sydney --- ---
Victoria Smith Bridgewater --- ---

Disclaimer: Hospitals, long-term care facilities, and clinics across the province provide all wait time information displayed on this website. Wait times are based on historical data and do not include emergency/priority cases.