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 ?
36 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
117 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
36 days
50 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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355 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
36 days
33 days
Halifax
17 days
53 days
Halifax
36 days
41 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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355 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
11 days
28 days
Halifax
18 days
24 days
Halifax
23 days
25 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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117 days

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