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)
47 days
75 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
35 days
52 days
Halifax
48 days
64 days
Halifax
21 days
105 days
Halifax
90 days
130 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
21 days
29 days
Halifax
13 days
39 days
Halifax
29 days
39 days
Halifax
42 days
46 days

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