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)
55 days
87 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
48 days
57 days
Halifax
43 days
80 days
Halifax
49 days
82 days
Halifax
82 days
53 days
Halifax
60 days
100 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
20 days
22 days
Halifax
35 days
17 days
Halifax
28 days
28 days
Halifax
22 days
55 days
Halifax
35 days
42 days

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