Service/Procedure Summary

This procedure uses a small special camera called a thorascope to examine or repair the inside of the chest and lungs.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
29 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
42 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
24 days
33 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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107 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
9 days
10 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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58 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
14 days
12 days
Halifax
23 days
34 days
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
10 days
8 days
Halifax
8 days
13 days
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