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 ?
125 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
86 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
40 days
45 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
85 days
52 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
42 days
101 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
69 days
104 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
140 days
58 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
208 days
60 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
128 days
149 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
57 days
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
25 days
20 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
16 days
30 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
28 days
20 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
15 days
36 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
16 days
42 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
29 days
29 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
25 days
47 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
21 days
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
21 days
28 days
Amherst
29 days
22 days
North Sydney
33 days
19 days
Sydney
74 days
42 days
North Sydney
103 days
34 days
Antigonish
42 days
101 days
Dartmouth
84 days
86 days
Halifax
123 days
50 days
Sydney
140 days
85 days
Kentville
134 days
104 days
Halifax
128 days
173 days
Yarmouth
---
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New Glasgow
---
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Halifax
---
153 days
Yarmouth
---
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Sydney
---
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
---
50 days
New Glasgow
17 days
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Kentville
50 days
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Halifax
---
459 days
Bridgewater
---
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Dartmouth
---
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Amherst
---
36 days
Amherst
---
45 days
Sydney
---
46 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
9 days
18 days
North Sydney
22 days
16 days
Amherst
22 days
21 days
Halifax
19 days
25 days
Sydney
28 days
19 days
North Sydney
32 days
16 days
Dartmouth
19 days
32 days
Antigonish
18 days
47 days
Sydney
42 days
24 days
Kentville
30 days
43 days
Halifax
40 days
40 days
Yarmouth
---
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
---
39 days
Yarmouth
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Sydney
---
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New Glasgow
---
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Halifax
---
22 days
New Glasgow
8 days
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Kentville
22 days
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Halifax
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43 days
Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Amherst
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20 days
Amherst
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12 days
Sydney
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33 days

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