Gastrointestinal Tract Surgery - Laparoscopic

Service/Procedure Summary

Surgery on the GI tract, the path that food follows through the body, using a special small camera called a laparoscope.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
124 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
114 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
48 days
57 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
52 days
62 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
59 days
64 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
64 days
98 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
124 days
59 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
203 days
28 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
161 days
72 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
191 days
184 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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53 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
14 days
21 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
14 days
24 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
40 days
13 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
19 days
36 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
20 days
36 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
26 days
34 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
45 days
34 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
39 days
42 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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14 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
17 days
39 days
Amherst
44 days
14 days
Dartmouth
36 days
47 days
Sydney
43 days
57 days
Kentville
50 days
63 days
Sydney
48 days
135 days
Kentville
141 days
58 days
Halifax
65 days
162 days
Antigonish
161 days
72 days
Dartmouth
85 days
172 days
Halifax
76 days
235 days
Halifax
274 days
184 days
North Sydney
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30 days
Yarmouth
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53 days
New Glasgow
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Sydney
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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New Glasgow
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64 days
Kentville
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55 days
Antigonish
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Halifax
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Halifax
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220 days
Amherst
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Sydney
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
12 days
16 days
Amherst
16 days
12 days
Dartmouth
11 days
17 days
Sydney
10 days
24 days
Sydney
29 days
16 days
Dartmouth
20 days
32 days
Halifax
19 days
33 days
Halifax
22 days
31 days
Kentville
7 days
46 days
Kentville
24 days
37 days
Antigonish
45 days
37 days
Halifax
54 days
103 days
North Sydney
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21 days
Yarmouth
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12 days
New Glasgow
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Sydney
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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New Glasgow
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36 days
Kentville
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36 days
Antigonish
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Halifax
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Halifax
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25 days
Amherst
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Sydney
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