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)
54 days
76 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
35 days
56 days
Halifax
23 days
82 days
Halifax
46 days
64 days
Halifax
85 days
79 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
20 days
32 days
Halifax
13 days
48 days
Halifax
29 days
41 days
Halifax
42 days
42 days

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