Service/Procedure Summary

This category includes lobectomy, mediastinoscopy/thoracotomy, pneumonectomy, thorascopy, sternotomy, decortications of the lung, and resections.

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Wait Times

90%

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

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
43 days
56 days
Halifax
49 days
71 days
Halifax
31 days
97 days
Halifax
61 days
80 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
19 days
29 days
Halifax
16 days
32 days
Halifax
30 days
36 days
Halifax
37 days
38 days

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