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 Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
49 days
104 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
26 days
33 days
Halifax
35 days
52 days
Halifax
36 days
127 days
Halifax
48 days
136 days
Halifax
84 days
80 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
13 days
14 days
Halifax
16 days
12 days
Halifax
20 days
35 days
Halifax
27 days
45 days
Halifax
45 days
23 days

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