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)
47 days
139 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
44 days
45 days
Halifax
82 days
51 days
Halifax
37 days
105 days
Halifax
47 days
115 days
Halifax
60 days
121 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
16 days
18 days
Halifax
38 days
17 days
Halifax
23 days
33 days
Halifax
20 days
50 days
Halifax
35 days
36 days

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