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)
45 days
64 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
44 days
39 days
Halifax
46 days
83 days
Halifax
76 days
79 days
Halifax
60 days
101 days
Halifax
48 days
115 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
16 days
17 days
Halifax
22 days
20 days
Halifax
36 days
20 days
Halifax
14 days
50 days
Halifax
30 days
36 days

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