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
88 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
40 days
42 days
Halifax
42 days
64 days
Halifax
44 days
71 days
Halifax
68 days
100 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
17 days
27 days
Halifax
21 days
24 days
Halifax
26 days
49 days
Halifax
42 days
53 days

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