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
72 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
30 days
32 days
Halifax
43 days
103 days
Halifax
84 days
72 days
Halifax
39 days
127 days
Halifax
59 days
114 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
14 days
14 days
Halifax
19 days
17 days
Halifax
17 days
41 days
Halifax
28 days
36 days
Halifax
45 days
22 days

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