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)
76 days
64 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
37 days
32 days
Halifax
28 days
47 days
Halifax
34 days
65 days
Halifax
47 days
64 days
Halifax
94 days
59 days
Halifax
73 days
85 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
12 days
13 days
Halifax
15 days
13 days
Halifax
17 days
22 days
Halifax
20 days
35 days
Halifax
31 days
44 days
Halifax
50 days
28 days

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