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)
51 days
88 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
68 days
64 days
Halifax
37 days
70 days
Halifax
48 days
51 days
Halifax
42 days
71 days
Halifax
61 days
100 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
44 days
30 days
Halifax
23 days
24 days
Halifax
19 days
27 days
Halifax
23 days
55 days
Halifax
37 days
62 days

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