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 ?
118 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
108 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
71 days
46 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
52 days
72 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
88 days
112 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
89 days
121 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
149 days
145 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
200 days
141 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
258 days
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
17 days
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
13 days
20 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
13 days
21 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
15 days
25 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
23 days
28 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
26 days
28 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
21 days
38 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
41 days
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
14 days
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
41 days
28 days
Antigonish
25 days
53 days
Antigonish
52 days
35 days
Halifax
30 days
62 days
Kentville
46 days
58 days
Halifax
60 days
53 days
Kentville
36 days
86 days
Halifax
89 days
43 days
Antigonish
88 days
72 days
Amherst
32 days
188 days
Dartmouth
91 days
139 days
Dartmouth
76 days
205 days
Sydney
248 days
41 days
Halifax
188 days
116 days
Kentville
264 days
150 days
Halifax
503 days
406 days
Truro
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Sydney
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46 days
Sydney
---
33 days
Sydney
---
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Kentville
---
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Sydney
---
46 days
Halifax
---
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Dartmouth
---
95 days
Sydney
---
20 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
12 days
16 days
Sydney
11 days
22 days
Halifax
22 days
13 days
Dartmouth
12 days
25 days
Halifax
14 days
27 days
Dartmouth
15 days
27 days
Kentville
10 days
32 days
Antigonish
19 days
26 days
Halifax
16 days
30 days
Antigonish
19 days
29 days
Halifax
26 days
27 days
Kentville
23 days
33 days
Antigonish
29 days
27 days
Amherst
17 days
47 days
Kentville
21 days
46 days
Halifax
35 days
45 days
Truro
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Sydney
---
19 days
Sydney
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23 days
Sydney
---
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Kentville
---
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Sydney
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25 days
Halifax
---
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Dartmouth
---
46 days
Sydney
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13 days

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