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)
53 days
101 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
29 days
32 days
Halifax
48 days
70 days
Halifax
84 days
72 days
Halifax
50 days
114 days
Halifax
40 days
127 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
14 days
14 days
Halifax
17 days
18 days
Halifax
22 days
41 days
Halifax
27 days
38 days
Halifax
45 days
22 days

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