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
76 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
34 days
61 days
Halifax
22 days
84 days
Halifax
46 days
64 days
Halifax
83 days
79 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
20 days
34 days
Halifax
12 days
49 days
Halifax
29 days
42 days
Halifax
42 days
43 days

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