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
101 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
26 days
47 days
Halifax
37 days
73 days
Halifax
36 days
125 days
Halifax
84 days
80 days
Halifax
42 days
146 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
15 days
12 days
Halifax
13 days
15 days
Halifax
20 days
34 days
Halifax
42 days
23 days
Halifax
26 days
48 days

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