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
77 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
33 days
49 days
Halifax
48 days
41 days
Halifax
38 days
64 days
Halifax
61 days
50 days
Halifax
32 days
100 days
Halifax
59 days
111 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
8 days
23 days
Halifax
15 days
19 days
Halifax
20 days
18 days
Halifax
37 days
22 days
Halifax
19 days
41 days
Halifax
34 days
43 days

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