Service/Procedure Summary

This surgery uses a special small camera that is inserted through a port (very small incision in the chest).

Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

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

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
35 days
56 days
Halifax
22 days
91 days
Halifax
46 days
76 days
Halifax
64 days
73 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
20 days
31 days
Halifax
13 days
50 days
Halifax
29 days
48 days
Halifax
42 days
41 days

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