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
73 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
29 days
32 days
Halifax
26 days
43 days
Halifax
35 days
64 days
Halifax
84 days
64 days
Halifax
51 days
106 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
14 days
12 days
Halifax
14 days
14 days
Halifax
20 days
34 days
Halifax
47 days
28 days
Halifax
28 days
48 days

Reduce your wait time

Not all wait times are the same, and you may reduce your wait time for health care services. Explore options and talk to your doctor or nurse practitioner.

Talk to your doctor

Wait time information can help you and your doctor make informed decisions. Find wait times and share the numbers with your healthcare provider.