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)
56 days
52 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
35 days
32 days
Halifax
26 days
42 days
Halifax
33 days
65 days
Halifax
83 days
59 days
Halifax
59 days
106 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
14 days
13 days
Halifax
13 days
14 days
Halifax
17 days
41 days
Halifax
46 days
24 days
Halifax
28 days
48 days

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