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)
54 days
86 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
48 days
57 days
Halifax
43 days
71 days
Halifax
47 days
70 days
Halifax
82 days
53 days
Halifax
62 days
100 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
20 days
27 days
Halifax
27 days
26 days
Halifax
43 days
18 days
Halifax
23 days
55 days
Halifax
35 days
57 days

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