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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
58 days
28 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
74 days
61 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
105 days
41 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
106 days
50 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
163 days
35 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
149 days
108 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
200 days
106 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
16 days
19 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
19 days
19 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
21 days
21 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
27 days
26 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
28 days
27 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
44 days
20 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
23 days
51 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
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33 days
Sydney
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49 days
Amherst
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33 days
Yarmouth
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Halifax
220 days
111 days
New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
46 days
230 days
Yarmouth
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Sydney
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Amherst
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Amherst
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23 days
New Glasgow
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Sydney
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Sydney
29 days
44 days
Kentville
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81 days
Bridgewater
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Kentville
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72 days
Antigonish
113 days
30 days
Halifax
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Dartmouth
92 days
31 days
Halifax
149 days
105 days
Antigonish
34 days
35 days
Dartmouth
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Antigonish
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125 days
Amherst
---
20 days
Halifax
69 days
32 days
Kentville
597 days
102 days
Halifax
38 days
53 days
Dartmouth
105 days
19 days
Sydney
37 days
34 days
Kentville
200 days
143 days
Sydney
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29 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
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24 days
Sydney
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17 days
Amherst
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22 days
Yarmouth
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Halifax
56 days
25 days
New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
16 days
32 days
Yarmouth
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Sydney
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Amherst
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Amherst
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19 days
New Glasgow
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Sydney
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Sydney
18 days
16 days
Kentville
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37 days
Bridgewater
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Kentville
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45 days
Antigonish
35 days
26 days
Halifax
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Dartmouth
65 days
31 days
Halifax
33 days
25 days
Antigonish
28 days
27 days
Dartmouth
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Antigonish
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29 days
Amherst
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18 days
Halifax
14 days
13 days
Kentville
20 days
50 days
Halifax
22 days
25 days
Dartmouth
19 days
16 days
Sydney
5 days
15 days
Kentville
47 days
65 days
Sydney
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23 days

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