Service/Procedure Summary

Lung Cancer Surgery is surgery for proven or suspected cancer including thoracotomies with partial or complete resection of the lung.

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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
42 days
69 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
16 days
23 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
33 days
48 days
Halifax
50 days
35 days
Halifax
31 days
70 days
Halifax
31 days
83 days
Halifax
96 days
57 days
Halifax
73 days
83 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
8 days
23 days
Halifax
16 days
16 days
Halifax
20 days
16 days
Halifax
9 days
44 days
Halifax
35 days
29 days
Halifax
47 days
24 days

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