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 50% of people served within? 20days
Surgery Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? 30days

Wait times

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital --- ---
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre --- 46
days
Halifax IWK Health Centre --- ---
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 8
days
28
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 14
days
27
days
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital 14
days
18
days
Amherst Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre 16
days
34
days
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 19
days
22
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 33
days
33
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital 40
days
30
days
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 40
days
38
days

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital --- ---
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre --- 237
days
Halifax IWK Health Centre --- ---
Amherst Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre 70
days
110
days
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 77
days
198
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 79
days
73
days
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 109
days
69
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 146
days
99
days
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital 152
days
93
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital 209
days
83
days
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 348
days
87
days

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
F Donald Clark Kentville --- 54
days
Brian Nocon New Glasgow --- ---
Christopher Murphy Yarmouth --- ---
James C Ellsmere Halifax --- ---
Ashley Drohan Halifax --- ---
Colin McWilliams Amherst --- ---
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth --- ---
Najeeb Ahmed Abdul Kadir Truro --- 58
days
Blair MacDonald Yarmouth --- ---
Leszek J Wasilewski Dartmouth --- ---
David MacFarlane Kentville --- 20
days
Alison Archibald Sydney --- 22
days
Krista de Boer Antigonish --- ---
Ahmed Jad Truro --- 41
days
Nabil Nader Amherst 10
days
30
days
Riley Stewart Dartmouth 12
days
22
days
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax 14
days
32
days
Heather Poushay Sydney 16
days
11
days
Jonathan Boyde Enright Dartmouth 16
days
31
days
Edward Joy Bridgewater 16
days
23
days
Stephanie Lapierre Sydney 16
days
23
days
Rhys Kavanagh Bridgewater 20
days
18
days
Alicia Lamey Sydney 22
days
21
days
Eileen Roach Sydney 23
days
22
days
Paul M Johnson Halifax 27
days
28
days
Lukas Wasserman Antigonish 28
days
34
days
Chris Kenyon Halifax 32
days
47
days
Paul Yaffe Kentville 33
days
36
days
Katerina Neumann Halifax 34
days
27
days
Farisa Hossain Antigonish 35
days
26
days
Andrea Marie Faryniuk Amherst 43
days
32
days
Richard Spence Halifax 43
days
37
days
Ryan Patrick Kelly Kentville 112
days
46
days

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
F Donald Clark Kentville --- 65
days
Brian Nocon New Glasgow --- ---
Christopher Murphy Yarmouth --- ---
James C Ellsmere Halifax --- ---
Ashley Drohan Halifax --- ---
Colin McWilliams Amherst --- ---
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth --- ---
Najeeb Ahmed Abdul Kadir Truro --- 175
days
Blair MacDonald Yarmouth --- ---
Leszek J Wasilewski Dartmouth --- ---
David MacFarlane Kentville --- 33
days
Alison Archibald Sydney --- 115
days
Krista de Boer Antigonish --- ---
Ahmed Jad Truro --- 237
days
Nabil Nader Amherst 20
days
76
days
Heather Poushay Sydney 38
days
39
days
Paul Yaffe Kentville 44
days
61
days
Paul M Johnson Halifax 46
days
66
days
Stephanie Lapierre Sydney 51
days
46
days
Riley Stewart Dartmouth 52
days
52
days
Alicia Lamey Sydney 52
days
53
days
Andrea Marie Faryniuk Amherst 82
days
110
days
Chris Kenyon Halifax 86
days
293
days
Rhys Kavanagh Bridgewater 91
days
111
days
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax 97
days
77
days
Eileen Roach Sydney 119
days
70
days
Jonathan Boyde Enright Dartmouth 123
days
73
days
Farisa Hossain Antigonish 140
days
36
days
Richard Spence Halifax 155
days
79
days
Lukas Wasserman Antigonish 244
days
83
days
Edward Joy Bridgewater 251
days
38
days
Katerina Neumann Halifax 262
days
111
days
Ryan Patrick Kelly Kentville 600
days
142
days

Disclaimer: Hospitals, long-term care facilities, and clinics across the province provide all wait time information displayed on this website. Wait times are based on historical data and do not include emergency/priority cases.