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
80 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
37 days
47 days
Halifax
45 days
69 days
Halifax
61 days
84 days
Halifax
69 days
100 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
17 days
29 days
Halifax
21 days
26 days
Halifax
28 days
48 days
Halifax
38 days
53 days

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