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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
21 days
20 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
44 days
55 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
36 days
79 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
95 days
57 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
174 days
95 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
135 days
135 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
153 days
258 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
6 days
11 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
20 days
13 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
11 days
28 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
20 days
21 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
30 days
31 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
23 days
40 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
29 days
38 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
18 days
17 days
Amherst
23 days
20 days
Sydney
36 days
34 days
Dartmouth
36 days
40 days
Dartmouth
34 days
67 days
Kentville
54 days
52 days
North Sydney
95 days
32 days
Sydney
89 days
64 days
Antigonish
32 days
146 days
Halifax
126 days
152 days
Antigonish
228 days
89 days
Halifax
36 days
300 days
Halifax
267 days
115 days
Yarmouth
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21 days
Yarmouth
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Sydney
---
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Halifax
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33 days
New Glasgow
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Kentville
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98 days
Sydney
---
27 days
Halifax
---
46 days
Halifax
---
365 days
Amherst
---
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Yarmouth
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Kentville
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Kentville
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27 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
6 days
10 days
Amherst
11 days
12 days
North Sydney
19 days
14 days
Antigonish
3 days
36 days
Sydney
20 days
21 days
Antigonish
21 days
26 days
Sydney
23 days
24 days
Kentville
33 days
25 days
Halifax
16 days
43 days
Halifax
40 days
25 days
Dartmouth
22 days
48 days
Dartmouth
32 days
38 days
Halifax
42 days
50 days
Yarmouth
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12 days
Yarmouth
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Sydney
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Halifax
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20 days
New Glasgow
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Kentville
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63 days
Sydney
---
19 days
Halifax
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22 days
Halifax
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38 days
Amherst
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Yarmouth
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Kentville
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Kentville
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26 days

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