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 ?
142 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
53 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)
18 days
26 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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56 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
39 days
33 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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53 days
Halifax
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Halifax
25 days
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Halifax
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355 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
27 days
20 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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29 days
Halifax
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Halifax
21 days
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Halifax
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129 days

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