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)
49 days
63 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
36 days
47 days
Halifax
49 days
46 days
Halifax
38 days
70 days
Halifax
31 days
83 days
Halifax
83 days
85 days
Halifax
112 days
57 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
16 days
13 days
Halifax
16 days
14 days
Halifax
11 days
35 days
Halifax
13 days
44 days
Halifax
37 days
30 days
Halifax
54 days
25 days

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