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)
43 days
89 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
36 days
53 days
Halifax
48 days
62 days
Halifax
43 days
71 days
Halifax
82 days
80 days
Halifax
67 days
100 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
21 days
23 days
Halifax
16 days
28 days
Halifax
36 days
38 days
Halifax
25 days
50 days
Halifax
38 days
56 days

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