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)
52 days
84 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
36 days
46 days
Halifax
48 days
71 days
Halifax
61 days
84 days
Halifax
69 days
100 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
20 days
26 days
Halifax
17 days
29 days
Halifax
28 days
48 days
Halifax
39 days
52 days

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