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)
64 days
72 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
33 days
32 days
Halifax
26 days
47 days
Halifax
35 days
65 days
Halifax
47 days
64 days
Halifax
94 days
60 days
Halifax
73 days
85 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
15 days
12 days
Halifax
13 days
14 days
Halifax
17 days
35 days
Halifax
21 days
36 days
Halifax
31 days
45 days
Halifax
52 days
30 days

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