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
90% of people served within ?
196 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
230 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
38 days
122 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
30 days
131 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
104 days
94 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
15 days
213 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
133 days
126 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
155 days
106 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
163 days
123 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
159 days
129 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
135 days
175 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
259 days
258 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
241 days
383 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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99 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
14 days
24 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
14 days
26 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
20 days
31 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
12 days
42 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
20 days
36 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
15 days
45 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
8 days
60 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
29 days
54 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
43 days
54 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
43 days
66 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
39 days
71 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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37 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
15 days
37 days
Truro
36 days
36 days
Truro
41 days
44 days
Bridgewater
48 days
52 days
Halifax
50 days
77 days
Halifax
53 days
125 days
Bridgewater
42 days
144 days
Sydney
94 days
96 days
Truro
118 days
99 days
Bridgewater
70 days
188 days
Truro
25 days
239 days
Kentville
126 days
175 days
Dartmouth
175 days
176 days
Sydney
249 days
125 days
Halifax
108 days
283 days
Dartmouth
133 days
288 days
Dartmouth
210 days
216 days
Halifax
154 days
280 days
Halifax
79 days
416 days
Dartmouth
211 days
293 days
Dartmouth
498 days
185 days
Halifax
364 days
369 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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Amherst
---
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Halifax
---
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Kentville
---
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Yarmouth
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30 days
Halifax
184 days
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New Glasgow
---
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Halifax
---
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Yarmouth
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203 days
New Glasgow
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57 days
Halifax
---
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Sydney
---
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Kentville
---
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Kentville
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80 days
Antigonish
131 days
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Halifax
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79 days
Bridgewater
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62 days
Halifax
196 days
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Windsor
---
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Yarmouth
---
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Halifax
---
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Antigonish
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123 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
35 days
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Truro
---
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Amherst
---
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Sydney
---
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Sydney
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Halifax
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116 days
Kentville
---
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Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
7 days
8 days
Bridgewater
14 days
22 days
Halifax
26 days
19 days
Truro
21 days
25 days
Truro
23 days
24 days
Bridgewater
17 days
34 days
Sydney
18 days
35 days
Bridgewater
27 days
34 days
Dartmouth
30 days
36 days
Halifax
23 days
45 days
Sydney
49 days
35 days
Dartmouth
30 days
58 days
Truro
20 days
75 days
Halifax
33 days
67 days
Truro
68 days
36 days
Dartmouth
44 days
66 days
Kentville
40 days
75 days
Dartmouth
21 days
98 days
Halifax
38 days
83 days
Halifax
132 days
53 days
Dartmouth
170 days
49 days
Halifax
74 days
168 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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Amherst
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
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22 days
Halifax
22 days
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
---
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Yarmouth
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89 days
New Glasgow
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23 days
Halifax
---
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Sydney
---
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Kentville
---
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Kentville
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49 days
Antigonish
28 days
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Halifax
---
58 days
Bridgewater
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19 days
Halifax
154 days
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Windsor
---
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Yarmouth
---
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Halifax
---
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Antigonish
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44 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
15 days
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Truro
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Amherst
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Sydney
---
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Sydney
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Halifax
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36 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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